pcsc-lite - Middleware library to access a smart card using SCard API (PC/SC)

Property Value
Distribution FreeBSD 12
Repository FreeBSD Ports Quarterly amd64
Package filename pcsc-lite-1.8.24,2.txz
Package name pcsc-lite
Package version 1.8.24,2
Package release -
Package architecture amd64
Package type txz
Category devel security
Homepage https://pcsclite.apdu.fr/
License BSD3CLAUSE, GPLv3+
Maintainer mmokhi@FreeBSD.org
Download size 95.25 KB
Installed size 344.63 KB
This is a port of the MUSCLE PC/SC-Lite architecture.
Allows easy porting of Windows smartcard software to other
operating systems.  Supports many types of serial, PCMCIA,
and USB smartcard readers and cryptographic tokens.
WWW: https://pcsclite.apdu.fr/
- DOCS: on
- FILTER: off
PC/SC-Lite has been installed.
You need to install a driver for your smartcard reader e.g.,
- devel/libccid
- security/ifd-slb_rf60
For cardreaders connected to the serial port: After installing the driver,
please update the pcscd configuration file:
For USB cardreaders add the following lines to /etc/devd.conf to enable
attach 100 {
device-name "ugen[0-9]+";
action "/usr/local/sbin/pcscd -H";
detach 100 {
device-name "ugen[0-9]+";
action "/usr/local/sbin/pcscd -H";


Package Version Architecture Repository
pcsc-lite-1.8.24,2.txz 1.8.24,2 i386 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
pcsc-lite-1.8.24,2.txz 1.8.24,2 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Latest
pcsc-lite-1.8.24,2.txz 1.8.24,2 i386 FreeBSD Ports Latest
pcsc-lite - - -


Name Value
libpcsclite.so.1 -
libpcscspy.so.0 -


Type URL
Mirror pkg.freebsd.org
Binary Package pcsc-lite-1.8.24,2.txz
Source Package devel/pcsc-lite

Install Howto

Install pcsc-lite txz package:

# pkg install pcsc-lite

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