libfprint for Validity Fingerprint 0090 and 0097

PPA description

Validity Fingerprint 138a:0090 and 138a:0097 (experimental) driver for Linux

- It needs to be paired with your computer using this tool:, install it via snap:

  # Initialize the device
  sudo snap install validity-sensors-tools
  sudo snap connect validity-sensors-tools:raw-usb
  sudo snap connect validity-sensors-tools:hardware-observe
  sudo validity-sensors-tools.initializer

  # For validity 0097 you also need to enroll the fingers in chip
  sudo validity-sensors-tools.initializer --finger-id [0...9]

- Sources and more information at

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:3v1n0/libfprint-vfs0090 to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:3v1n0/libfprint-vfs0090
sudo apt update
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For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Marco Trevisan (Treviño).

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libfprint 1:1.90.1+tod1-0ubuntu4+vfs0090~f2 (Newer version available) Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ()
libfprint 1:1.0-1+vfs0090~e1 Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ()
libfprint 1:0.9.9-0+vfs0090~d3 Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ()
libfprint 1:0.9.9-0+vfs0090~c3 Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ()
libfprint 1:0.7.0-1+vfs0090~x4 Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ()
libfprint 1:0.7.0-1+vfs0090~a2 Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ()
libfprint-2-tod-vfs0090 0.96.91~f1 Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ()
libfprint-2-tod-vfs0090 0.90~f2 Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ()
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  • libfprint-2-tod-vfs0090 192 weeks ago
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