not just Linux

Date: 2011-09-20 10:00 pm (UTC)
From: (Anonymous)
Why single out Linux? Secure boot will not let you load Windows 7 either.

There is an explicit provision for disabling secure boot in firmware, but it can't be automated, so as not to be exploited by malware.
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Power management, mobile and firmware developer on Linux. Security developer at Google. Member of the Free Software Foundation board of directors. Ex-biologist. @mjg59 on Twitter. Content here should not be interpreted as the opinion of my employer.

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