gids-tool man page

gids-tool — smart card utility for GIDS cards


gids-tool [Options]

The gids-tool utility can be used from the command line to perform miscellaneous smart card operations on a GIDS smart card.


-X, --initialize
Initialize token.
--admin-key argument
Define the administrator key
--pin argument
Define user PIN.
--serial-number argument
Define serial number.
-U, --unblock
Unblock the user PIN after an administrator authentication.
-C, --change-admin-key
Change the administrator key.
--new-admin-key argument
Define the new adminastrator key.
--reader argument, -r argument
Uses reader number argument.
-w, --wait
Wait for a card to be inserted.
-v, --verbose
Verbose operation. Use several times to enable debug output.

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