[fprint] Upek Biometric regression in fprint-0.5.0

Vasily Khoruzhick anarsoul at gmail.com
Sun Jan 13 13:55:30 PST 2013

On Sun, Jan 13, 2013 at 11:51 PM, Sam Varshavchik <mrsam at courier-mta.com> wrote:
> Howdy,
> After updating to fprint-0.5.0 the following device stops working:
> Bus 001 Device 003: ID 147e:2016 Upek Biometric Touchchip/Touchstrip
> Fingerprint Sensor
> This device seems to work with fprint-0.4.0.
> See also:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=891959

Hi Sam,

libfprint-0.5.0 introduced new IDs for some driver (upeke2), so old
fingerprints became incompatible with new
library. Just re-enroll your fingers and it will work.


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