ThinkPad Fingerprint In Ubuntu or Linux Mint
Recently I switched to Ubuntu 14.04 trying to give Linux another chance (previously I tried Linux Mint which I find an excellent distro for users migrating from Windows) and after finishing setting up my ThinkPad W520 I wanted to enable the fingerprint reader.
I found multiple solutions describing how to enable the fingerprint reader using, one of them was using fPrint but it wasn’t so “elegant” as Fingerprint GUI.
Installing ThinkPad Fingerprint In Ubuntu
To enable the ThinkPad fingerprint in Ubuntu 14.04 you will need to add the following PPA and install Fingerprint GUI: ppa:fingerprint/fingerprint Continue reading ThinkPad Fingerprint In Ubuntu 14.04