[PLUG] Need fingerprint readers for use on Ubuntu

Amit Karpe amitkarpe at gmail.com
Thu Mar 31 11:42:35 IST 2011

On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 11:35 AM, Krishnan M <kmlist at yahoo.in> wrote:

> Hello,
> Welcoming suggestions (even commercial offers) about fingerprint readers
> that are proven for use on Ubuntu. These need to be portable and usually
> plug into a USB port. They will be used with netbooks in the field.
> I have heard of netbooks (not laptops) that come integrated with readers.
> Those are welcome too.
> Furthermore, the readers should come with an SDK (preferably Java) that
> will work across platforms.
> i am currently trying DigitalPersona's U.are.U 4500 fingerprint reader, but
> this likes Windoze more.

> regards,
> krishnan mani
> Pune, 98 500 540 3
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> Pune GNU/Linux Users Group Mailing List

Dear Krishnan,
You can check these products [1]
I have used Lumidigm Mercury M301 with ARM ubuntu based device. In India you
can have Analogics Tech India Ltd. as sole distributor in India.

[1] http://www.lumidigm.com/products/
Amit Karpe.

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