Configuring opensc-tools under Windows XP

Wow, there sure have been a lot of Windows related posts lately. But there is a reason for that... At the moment our local goverment is using a proprietary driver to handle the drivers for the smart card reader. We wish to use an open-source driver that can do exactly the same job and that is freely availble under all major platforms. In comparison the driver being used now is over 60MB...
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Windows 8 card reader problems

Connecting the card reader to a virtual machine is simply not working:   Before boot the above happens. Post-boot the VM freezes.... This problems seems to be casued by the card reader that is attached via USB and shared from the host to the Windows 8 guest system that is running. I would need to test this on a physical computer that is running Windows 8 to make sure...
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First steps testing on Android

I spent some time today and yesterday understanding the process of how Selenium on Android works, and well getting some basic tests actually running on Android. The Selenium Android Driver can be found here  http://code.google.com/p/selenium/downloads/list  with quite a good how-to on getting things up and running  http://code.google.com/p/selenium/wiki/AndroidDriver . ...
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Windows 8 errors in VirtualBox

Once Windows 8 was installed as a virtual machine in VirtualBox I had some issues starting up the virtual machine when the card reader (Bus 002 Device 004: ID 072f:90cc Advanced Card Systems, Ltd ACR38 SmartCard Reader) was attached the host system. The system just crashes. When the device (card reader) is unattached the VM starts up normally without any issues. However attaching the card...
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eGov sites and some new manuals need your attention

It is important to verify the the public sector/eGov pages are working with free software. Many of us who have been using free/open source software (FOSS) for a while have been denied access to some pages since we're using a "not supported browser", even though we know it's a browser supporting the standards (open and/or de-facto).   When failing to access some pages of a...
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