Linux developers working on uniting Windows 8 Secure Boot fixes

Posted by sjvn on Feb 10, 2013 6:52 PM EDT
ZDNet; By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
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Thanks to Microsoft's Windows 8 UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) Secure Boot there was no easy way to boot Linux, or any other operating system, on Windows 8 PCs. Now, there are two ways, the recently released Linux Foundation (LF) UEFI secure boot system and Matthew Garrett's shim system to boot Linux on these PCs. Soon, there will be only one unified way.

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