[Mageia-discuss] UEFI and Secure Boot

Maurice Batey maurice at bcs.org.uk
Tue Aug 14 13:45:25 CEST 2012

On Tue, 14 Aug 2012 10:27:32 +0200, Alejandro López wrote:

> How can you know before buying the PC whether it has UEFI? Is it mentioned
> somewhere? I thought about asking the selling person, but chances are that
> he/she will have no clue about what UEFI is, and will invent the answer.

  In my case, by obtaining confirmation beforehand.

If they don't know (or if they do know but cannot confirm a 'Disable
Secure Boot' option is available) , I don't buy, and explain why.


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