Getting the finger print reader to work

Peter Flynn peter at
Thu Mar 7 21:28:36 UTC 2019

On 07/03/2019 14:13, Sorin Srbu wrote:
> Hi,
> I've actually tried that, but it blows with a "no device" or "device failed"
> message

I get exactly the same. According to lsusb I don't have a fingerprint 
device but it's right there on the RH side edge of the laptop. At a 
guess I'd say it's just failing to be detected at boot time (this is a 
new HP Envy 17t).


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