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Friday, October 12, 2018

New PyKCS11 1.5.3 available

I just released a new version of PyKCS11, a Python wrapper above the PKCS#11 API.
See "PyKCS11 introduction" or "PyKCS11’s documentation".


1.5.3 - October 2018, Ludovic Rousseau
  • Do not fail when converting a UTF-8 string
  • Documentation: convert from Epydoc to Sphinx
  • some minor improvements

New version of pcsc-lite: 1.8.24

I just released a new version of pcsc-lite 1.8.24.
pcsc-lite is a Free Software implementation of the PC/SC (or WinSCard) API for Unix systems.

1.8.24: Ludovic Rousseau
12 October 2018
  • the project moved to
  • SCardGetStatusChange(): Fix a rare race condition
  • SCardReleaseContext(): do not release a lock owned by another context
  • SCardReconnect(): suspend card auto power off
  • Allow "=" in serial driver filenames
  • Add the thread id in the pcscd log lines
  • pcsc-spy: correctly handle incomplete log file
  • Simclist: avoid to divide by zero in list_findpos()
  • Some other minor improvements