I have asked you about developing smart card driver in Linux
I got some information after studying the PC/SC
specifications and OpenSC User Manuals. The general smart card architecture as
From the above architecture I understood that I need to develop the IFD (smart card
reader) driver to my PCI card. For this IFD driver I follow the
character driver features and I decided to develop a character driver for
handling the following features
1)Power management features
2)Parsing the ATR
3)Transmitting and receiving functionality between ICC and IFD for T=0 and
4)IOCTLs based on the requirement
I also understood that I need to develop
the IFD Handler that is specific to our IFD.
I have studied the ifhandler.pdf
file which explains about the APIs that are generally accessed by the Resource
Manager of the PC/SC Lite.
Still I have some doubts in my mind.
Could any one please
1) Where can
I find the installation procedure for the OpenSC Library under Linux
If I install the OpenSC library, even
then I need to install the PC/SC lite on my Linux box?
I have gone through the following
link, but it gives more information on Windows boxes only.
I answered that question on opensc-devel.
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