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      Latest reply: Sep 11, 2016 7:34 AM by eskimo RSS
      fbruneteau Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

        Hello,

         

        On macOS Sierra 10.12 GM, pcsctest well recognized a Smart Card reader.

        But when I run a PCSC sample provided by Ludovic Rousseau,

        I have the error "Transaction Failed” (SCARD_E_NOT_TRANSACTED) on first “SCardTransmit”.

        "SCardEstablishContext", "SCardListReaders" and "SCardConnect" succeed.

         

        This sample runs successfully on macOS Yosemite 10.10 and macOS El Capitan 10.11.

         

        Do you have an idea about this issue ?

        Has PCSC framework changed in macOS Sierra ?

        Thanks.

         

        Frédéric

         

        • Re: PCSC on macOS Sierra
          eskimo Apple Staff Apple Staff (7,960 points)

          Has PCSC framework changed in macOS Sierra ?

          10.12 has lots of changes related to smart cards, not least of which is the introduction of CryptoTokenKit.  This was touched on in WWDC 2016 Session 706 What’s New in Security.  Alas, it’s not really my field, so I don’t have any advice on your specific issue.  If no one else chimes in my recommendation is that you open a tech support incident and talk to DTS’s smart card expert.

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