How to Install libpam-fprintd in Ubuntu 18.04

Install libpam-fprintd by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install libpam-fprintd


PAM module for fingerprint authentication through fprintd

fprintd is a D-Bus daemon that offers libfprint functionality over the D-Bus interprocess communication bus. By adding this daemon layer above libfprint, various problems related to multiple applications simultaneously competing for fingerprint readers get solved. . This package provides a PAM module for fingerprint-based authentication via fprintd.


Version: 0.8.0-2

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