Windows 8's use of the UEFI Secure Boot

Goh Lip g.lip at
Sun Sep 25 06:26:36 UTC 2011

On 25/09/11 11:47, Goh Lip wrote:
> If an article as someone mentioned here said, the firmware is embedded
> in the motherboard, then it precludes all existing motherboards. If it
> will be embedded in future motherboards in cahoots with Microsoft, a
> strong anti-trust, monopolistic charge can and should be filed.
That will also mean existing computers will not be able to install 
Windows 8, an overwhelming profit base of upgrades which Microsoft is 
unlikely to deliberately forfeit.

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