[Lubuntu-qa] make the i386 *buntu version check for UEFI
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Sat Apr 27 14:34:53 UTC 2013
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'
> 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:
I'm guessing we probably should, eh?
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