SafeNet SC650 Smart Cards Are Not Detected Under RHEL When Inserted Into a Omkikey 3121 Card Reader

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  • After the SafeNet SC650 smart card is inserted into Omnikey 3121 card reader, the following error message is displayed:
    "Card absent or mute. PowerUp failed. Error powering on card. Card Not Powered."


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2
  • SafeNet SC650
  • Omnikey 3121 card reader

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