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i am using ubuntu 11.10 on my aspire 5237g i am having finger print reader in built with touch-pad. i am not able to use that . if someone provide me package details and installation procedure . i am posting result of lsusb cmd

Output of lsusb

Can anyone Suggest me what i have to do for using finger print sensor in ubuntu 11.10

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Fingerprint authentication for Ubuntu based on fprintd

Add this PPA to your sources:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:fingerprint/fprint

Update your package list and system

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade

Install the software:

sudo apt-get install libfprint0 fprint-demo libpam-fprintd gksu-polkit

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