I have a infrared camera/sensor built into my laptop which is used for face recognition in Windows using Windows Hello. Is there a way to make use of the hardware in fedora to login into Fedora.

asked 2017-11-23 20:50:03 -0500

lovepreetjassal gravatar image

I am using Fedora 27 64 bit version with Linux kernel 4.13.13-300.fc27.x86_64

output of uname -a Linux lovepreetpc 4.13.13-300.fc27.x8664 #1 SMP Wed Nov 15 15:47:50 UTC 2017 x8664 x8664 x8664 GNU/Linux

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If you can configure the camara on Fedora, try using it with cheese. The you can try kf5-libkface and look at this https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.p... may give you pointers of what you may need to do.

aeperezt gravatar imageaeperezt ( 2017-11-24 00:10:55 -0500 )edit

are you certain the drivers for the hardware are installed?

steveebey73742 gravatar imagesteveebey73742 ( 2017-11-25 08:53:44 -0500 )edit

Where can I get the drivers for infrared sensor?

lovepreetjassal gravatar imagelovepreetjassal ( 2018-06-09 18:22:42 -0500 )edit

Try the manufacture web site, look for the linux kernel module

aeperezt gravatar imageaeperezt ( 2018-06-09 19:36:07 -0500 )edit