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From: Matthew Finkel <matthew.finkel@...>
Subject: Re: UEFI secure boot and Gentoo
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2012 01:08:26 -0400
<div class="gmail_quote">On Fri, Jun 15, 2012 at 1:03 AM, Ben de Groot <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:yngwin@g.o" target="_blank">yngwin@g.o</a>&gt;</span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">

<div class="im">On 15 June 2012 12:45, Arun Raghavan &lt;<a href="mailto:ford_prefect@g.o">ford_prefect@g.o</a>&gt; wrote:<br>
&gt; On 15 June 2012 09:58, Greg KH &lt;<a href="mailto:gregkh@g.o">gregkh@g.o</a>&gt; wrote:<br>
&gt;&gt; So, anyone been thinking about this?  I have, and it&#39;s not pretty.<br>
&gt;&gt;<br>
</div><div class="im">&gt;&gt; Minor details like, &quot;do we have a &#39;company&#39; that can pay Microsoft to<br>
&gt;&gt; sign our bootloader?&quot; is one aspect from the non-technical side that I&#39;ve<br>
&gt;&gt; been wondering about.<br>
&gt;<br>
&gt; Sounds like something the Gentoo Foundation could do.<br>
<br>
</div>I&#39;m certainly not the only one who would be averse to paying Microsoft<br>
any ransom money.</blockquote><div><br></div><div>Last I heard Verisign was handling the signing certs, but that also doesn&#39;t mean MS isn&#39;t getting a cut of the profit. </div><div></div></div><br>
<div><br></div><div>- Matt</div>
References:
UEFI secure boot and Gentoo
-- Greg KH
Re: UEFI secure boot and Gentoo
-- Arun Raghavan
Re: UEFI secure boot and Gentoo
-- Ben de Groot
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