[Mageia-discuss] UEFI and Secure Boot

Maurice Batey maurice at bcs.org.uk
Wed Aug 22 18:21:23 CEST 2012

On Wed, 22 Aug 2012 16:28:06 +0100, Anne Wilson wrote:

> You shouldn't have any problem getting Windows 7 without the
> restriction - at least for a while. 

  What restriction do you mean, Anne?

>  It's getting hardware that is
> Windows 8 certified that will be forced to have their version of UEFI.

   I assume you are referring to the W8 requirement that UEFI's Secure
Boot is 'on'.

The immediate problem with my situaton is how to install (dual-boot) on
a GPT-partition'ed drive, not Secure Boot.


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