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 Post subject: Windows 8 Dual Boot Possible If 'Secure Boot' Disabled
PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 11:01 pm 
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Windows 8 Dual Boot Possible If 'Secure Boot' Disabled
Redmondmag.com
By Kurt Mackie Microsoft addressed a claim that Windows 8 will not allow Linux operating systems to coexist in a dual-boot configuration on PCs, based on use of the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) standard. The debunking of that claim was ...
http://redmondmag.com/articles/2011/09/ ... abled.aspx

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 Post subject: Windows 8 won't dual-boot Linux?
PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 11:02 pm 
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Windows 8 won't dual-boot Linux?
GMANews.TV
Software giant Microsoft may be in for a potential conflict with the
Linux community, some of whose members voiced concerns the secure
booting procedure of its upcoming Windows 8 operating system can lock
out the Linux OS. ...
http://www.gmanews.tv/story/233142/tech ... boot-linux

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 Post subject: Microsoft, Red Hat Spar Over Secure Boot-loading Tech
PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 11:03 pm 
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Microsoft, Red Hat Spar Over Secure Boot-loading Tech
PCWorld
By Joab Jackson, IDG News Is Microsoft using a next-generation computing
boot-loading technology to lock out the use of Linux and other OSEs on
certain computers? While Microsoft has denied malicious intent, one Red
Hat developer maintains that this ...
http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/a ... at_spar_ov
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 Post subject: Re: Windows 8 Dual Boot Possible If 'Secure Boot' Disabled
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Linux won't be locked out of Windows 8 PCs, but FUD continues
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By Ed Bott | January 16, 2012, 6:23am PST Summary: A new draft of Microsoft's Windows 8 hardware certification specs confirms what we already knew: the new Secure Boot feature won't lock out Linux on hundreds of millions of new PCs. ...
http://www.zdnet.com/blog/bott/linux-wo ... inues/4343


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" Fear, uncertainty and doubt, frequently abbreviated as FUD, is a tactic used in sales, marketing, public relations,[1][2] politics and propaganda.

FUD is generally a strategic attempt to influence perception by disseminating negative and dubious or false information. An individual firm, for example, might use FUD to invite unfavorable opinions and speculation about a competitor's product; to increase the general estimation of switching costs among current customers; or to maintain leverage over a current business partner who could potentially become a rival.

The term originated to describe disinformation tactics in the computer hardware industry but has since been used more broadly.[3] FUD is a manifestation of the appeal to fear. ...."

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 Post subject: Canonical Promises Ubuntu Compatibility with Secure Boot
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Canonical Promises Ubuntu Compatibility with Secure Boot
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A specter is haunting the open source world — the specter of UEFI Secure Boot, or so some Linux fans fear. Recently, Canonical spoke out about its efforts to ...
http://www.thevarguy.com/2012/06/25/can ... cure-boot/

UEFI and Secure Boot: Canonical develops an Ubuntu key
Generation NT (US)
"Microsoft will provide keys for Windows and Red Hat will provide keys for Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Fedora". So that Fedora 18 can work with UEFI's Secure ...
http://us.generation-nt.com/uefi-secure ... 22961.html

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