ACS-38 SmartCard reader

Peter Pentchev roam at
Tue Sep 7 08:15:23 PDT 2004


Has anybody tried to get an ACR-38 USB smart card reader working with
the devel/pcsc-lite library under FreeBSD?  The vendor, Advanced Card
Systems, seems to provide a Linux driver with sources, which I could
probably port without too much hassle (depending on the license and
such) at, but neither
that page nor Google nor nor the FreeBSD mailing
list archives seem to suggest anything being available for FreeBSD.

The only thing I could find that seems to be somewhat close is the ccid
project at - yet it says that ACR-38
support is not quite working and occassionally the communication will


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