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Passbook 0.2.3

Passbook file generator

Latest Version: 1.0.0


Python library to read/write [Apple Passbook]( (.pkpass) files

Getting Started

1. Get a Pass Type Id

Visit the iOS Provisioning Portal -> Pass Type IDs -> New Pass Type ID
Select pass type id -> Configure (Follow steps and download generated pass.cer file)
Use Keychain tool to export a Certificates.p12 file (need Apple Root Certificate installed)

2. Generate the necessary certificate and key .pem files

openssl pkcs12 -in "Certificates.p12" -clcerts -nokeys -out certificate.pem
openssl pkcs12 -in "Certificates.p12" -nocerts -out key.pem

3. Ensure you have M2Crypto installed

sudo easy_install M2Crypto

Typical Usage

    #!/usr/bin/env python

    from passbook.models import Pass, Barcode, StoreCard

    cardInfo = StoreCard()
    cardInfo.addPrimaryField('name', 'John Doe', 'Name')

    organizationName = 'Your organization'
    passTypeIdentifier = ''
    teamIdentifier = 'AGK5BZEN3E'

    passfile = Pass(cardInfo, \
        passTypeIdentifier=passTypeIdentifier, \
        organizationName=organizationName, \
    passfile.serialNumber = '1234567'
    passfile.barcode = Barcode(message = 'Barcode message')

    # Including the icon and logo is necessary for the passbook to be valid.
    passfile.addFile('icon.png', open('images/icon.png', 'r'))
    passfile.addFile('logo.png', open('images/logo.png', 'r'))
    passfile.create('certificate.pem', 'key.pem', 'wwdr.pem', '123456', 'test.pkpass') # Create and output the Passbook file (.pkpass)

Note: Getting WWDR Certificate

Certificate is available @
It can be exported from KeyChain into a .pem (e.g. wwdr.pem)

Developed by `devartis <>`.
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