Hang on splash logo while booting (was: Re: switch off auto-selection of text

Liam Proven lproven at gmail.com
Wed Dec 27 08:34:17 UTC 2017


On 27 December 2017 at 01:44, Peter Flynn <peter at silmaril.ie> wrote:
>
> That's certainly part of it. The Golden Rule seems to be to avoid UEFI at
> all costs. Before trying to boot *anything* from USB, enable Legacy Boot
> instead of UEFI.

This is true.

But the #1 problem with booting and so on is outdated firmware.

E.g. I work for a software company. You'd think they'd know.

My machine was running A03. The latest was A19. SIXTEEN versions out of date.

I upgraded it and boot times went from 2 min (i.e. to GRUB menu) to 10 sec.

Have you checked?

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