scriptor.1p - Man Page

Perl script to send commands to a smart card


scriptor [-h] [-r reader] [-p protocol] [-u] [file]


This manual page documents briefly the scriptor command.

scriptor is a program that sends commands to a smart card using a batch file or stdin.


A description of options is included below.


Show summary of options.

-r reader

Use the indicated reader. By default the first PC/SC reader is used.

-p protocol

Use the indicated protocol. Accepted values are T=0 and T=1. By default T=0 is used.


Use unbuffered stdout.


Use the file instead of stdin to read commands (APDUs)

The commands are of the form:
CLA INS P1 P2 Lc [data] [le]
# comment


# reset the card

# Select MF 3F00
A0 A4 00 00 02 3F 00

# Get Response
# 17 is the value of second SW from the previous command
A0 C0 00 00 17

# Select DF Telecom (7F10)
A0 A4 00 00 02 7F 10

# Get Response
A0 C0 00 00 17

# Select EF_ADN (6F3A) (Abbreviated Dialing Numbers)
A0 A4 00 00 02 6F 3A

# Get Response
A0 C0 00 00 0F

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This manual page was written by Ludovic Rousseau <>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

Referenced By


octobre 17, 2003