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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02/28/2017 opensc OpenSC Tools