[Lubuntu-qa] make the i386 *buntu version check for UEFI
PhillW at Ubuntu.com
Sat Apr 27 14:49:17 UTC 2013
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Lubuntu/GetLubuntu has been edited to
include the notes about UEFI.
On 27 April 2013 15:34, Erick Brunzell <lbsolost at yahoo.com> wrote:
> On 04/27/2013 03:31 AM, Nio Wiklund wrote:
> > sanderj at ubuntuforums suggests
> > 'http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop indeed says "If you have a PC
> > with the Windows 8 logo or UEFI firmware, choose the 64-bit download.".
> > I would find it useful if the i386 Ubuntu version would check for UEFI,
> > and if so, bail out and advice the 64-bit version. Just like the 64-bit
> > install does when you try to run it on 32-bit'
> > http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2139499&p=12621271#post12621271
> > And I think this is a good idea :-)
> > Best regards
> > Nio alias sudodus
> I like your thoughts on this, but I also decided to take a look at
> documentation. You'll notice the Ubuntu download page mentions it:
> But we don't either here:
> Or here:
> I'm guessing we probably should, eh?
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