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From: Matthew Summers <quantumsummers@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] UEFI secure boot and Gentoo
Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2012 23:53:20
Message-Id: CAET+hMSk7AvpgSz1s2UC9xUACB+kUKA-tk7oFUaQt0mQZ9Kw4g@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] UEFI secure boot and Gentoo by Greg KH
On Thu, Jun 14, 2012 at 11:28 PM, Greg KH <gregkh@g.o> wrote:
> > So, anyone been thinking about this?  I have, and it's not pretty. > > Should I worry about this and how it affects Gentoo, or not worry about > Gentoo right now and just focus on the other issues? > > Minor details like, "do we have a 'company' that can pay Microsoft to > sign our bootloader?" is one aspect from the non-technical side that I've > been wondering about. > > thanks, > > greg k-h >
Pardon my ignorance, but will we be requires to sign the boot loader/kernel on our install media for a Win8 machine to boot the iso? -- Matthew W. Summers Gentoo Foundation Inc.

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