Linked by Howard Fosdick on Thu 6th Dec 2012 05:26 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes With computers now shipping with UEFI Secure Boot enabled, users of any OS other than Windows 8 will want to know how to circumvent it. Jesse Smith of DistroWatch tells how he did it here. The Linux Foundation describes its approach here. If you want to boot an OS other than Windows 8, you'll want to figure this out before you buy that new computer.
Permalink for comment 544362
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
Beware of lazy OEMs
by moondevil on Thu 6th Dec 2012 09:02 UTC
Member since:

There are UEFI bios whose firmware is looking for specific OS names:

Reply Score: 6