Windows 8's use of the UEFI Secure Boot

Avi Greenbury lists at
Tue Sep 27 18:18:52 UTC 2011

Bill Stanley wrote:

> I read the linked webpage and judging from the reader comments, this 
> website is hardly neutral.

Well, no, of course it's not neutral. Almost all the reporting is either
viewing it as a good thing or a bad thing.

> The opinions are distinctly pro-Windows. It's not surprising that
> they paint a pretty face on things.  They say that Microsoft did not
> directly develop the protocol and are simply implementing it.

Which, while besides the point, is true.

> My question is how much support in terms of money and free manpower
> did they contribute.  

I'm intrigued - why would that matter?

> the support came from M$.

Please don't do that. It's 'MS'.


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