Facial Recognition

  9 years ago

lets you log in to Mint through your webcam-enabled computer.
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dagon 7 years ago

See the answers in this thread:
As I marked it as implemented I set this one to be Implemented as well.
It isn't installed by default in Mint and maybe the packages needs to be look over and tutorials provided, but it's what's offered today! ;)
For further questions please turn to the forum:


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orionthehunter 8 years ago

The software is more or less available in repositories, but I don't see a need for this installed by Default for Mint.

thx1138 9 years ago

I'm not sure. Does that sound like a porn movie or like 1984?
Who cares, a bad idea for a general purpose OS.

distrohopper 9 years ago

And if your face ever gets horribly mangled in a car accident, you'll never be able to login the same way again ;).

VICTOR360 9 years ago

Thanks Alexio!

Alexio 9 years ago

You should try the demo of the VeriLook commercial software and check out some free, open-source software: Biometric Authentication APIs, Face Recognition, Finger Print, Iris recognition, Voice Recognition.

RayWoods 9 years ago

Hell!! One look at my mug and Mint would dis-install itself and revert to Windows.

remoulder 9 years ago

You've been watching too many episodes of star trek!