Windows 8's use of the UEFI Secure Boot

Tim Hanson tjhanson at
Wed Sep 28 05:51:39 UTC 2011

On Tuesday, September 27, 2011 09:15:20 am compdoc wrote:
> >My question is how much support in terms of money and
> >free manpower did they contribute.  I wouldn't be surprised to
> >learn that most of the support came from M$.
> And if MS did contribute, that would make it evil?

No.  If their principle purpose of support is to create a system that locks 
out competitors on purpose, exploiting their monopoly power, that's evil.

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