Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 23rd Sep 2011 22:22 UTC, submitted by kragil
Windows The story about how secure boot for Windows 8, part of UEFI, will hinder the use of non-signed binaries and operating systems, like Linux, has registered at Redmond as well. The company posted about it on the Building Windows 8 blog - but didn't take any of the worries away. In fact, Red Hat's Matthew Garrett, who originally broke this story, has some more information - worst of which is that Red Hat has received confirmation from hardware vendors that some of them will not allow you to disable secure boot.
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RE: Something here urks me
by Wafflez on Sun 25th Sep 2011 01:30 UTC in reply to "Something here urks me"
Wafflez
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2011-06-26

You say Windows (or how you retards like to call it, Windblows) is riddled with bugs and it breaks. But you haven't used Windows, you said it yourself. So you believe in some outdated FUD spread my linux zealots?

Oh please, idiot.

Edited 2011-09-25 01:32 UTC

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