Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Matthew Finkel <matthew.finkel@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] UEFI secure boot and Gentoo
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2012 05:09:51
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] UEFI secure boot and Gentoo by Ben de Groot
On Fri, Jun 15, 2012 at 1:03 AM, Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o> wrote:

> On 15 June 2012 12:45, Arun Raghavan <ford_prefect@g.o> wrote: > > On 15 June 2012 09:58, Greg KH <gregkh@g.o> wrote: > >> So, anyone been thinking about this? I have, and it's not pretty. > >> > >> 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. > > > > Sounds like something the Gentoo Foundation could do. > > I'm certainly not the only one who would be averse to paying Microsoft > any ransom money.
Last I heard Verisign was handling the signing certs, but that also doesn't mean MS isn't getting a cut of the profit. - Matt