[Nottingham] More money for nothing

Jason Irwin jasonirwin73 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 23 12:41:09 UTC 2011

On 21/09/11 13:33, Jason Irwin wrote:
> I'm not sure, but we'd better do something.  Seems that the UEFI (BIOS
> ROM replacement) proposal could effectively block any alternate OS from
> booting and prevent anyone from rolling their own.
> http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/09/21/secure_boot_firmware_linux_exclusion_fears/

And now MS is claiming is won't.
Now I am sure that OEMs have a choice in what OSs and other options they
ship.  They merely have to accept the consequences of making those choices.

Jason Irwin

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