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From: Matthew Summers <quantumsummers@g.o>
Subject: Re: UEFI secure boot and Gentoo
Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2012 18:52:31 -0500
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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