WatchData PROXKey digital signature using emSigner in Fedora 30

TL;DR — go to Howto section to make WatchData PROXKey work with emSigner in GNU/Linux system. Introduction Hardware tokens with digital signature are used for filing various financial documents in Govt of India portals. The major tokens supported by eMudhra are WatchData ProxKey, ePass 2003, Aladdin, Safenet, TrustKey etc. Many of these hardware tokens comeContinue reading “WatchData PROXKey digital signature using emSigner in Fedora 30”

Switching Raspbian to Pixel desktop

Official Raspbian images based on Debian Stretch by default has the Pixel desktop environment and will login new users to it. But if you have had a Raspbian installation with another DE (such as LXDE), here are the steps to install and login to the Pixel desktop. apt-get install raspberrypi-ui-mods sed -i ‘s/^autologin-user=pi/#autologin-user=pi/’ /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf update-alternativesContinue reading “Switching Raspbian to Pixel desktop”

Convert iPhone contacts to vCard

On a recent troubleshooting attempt, I lost all the contacts in my Android phone. It had also received a recent update which took away the option to import contacts from another phone via bluetooth. I still had some contacts in the old iPhone, but now that mass transfer via bluetooth is gone, it was aContinue reading “Convert iPhone contacts to vCard”