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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
Perhaps this is yet another reason to stop buying Windows PCs to run Linux.
Implementing UEFI Secure Boot in Fedora
Posted Jun 1, 2012 7:27 UTC (Fri) by thumperward (guest, #34368)
Posted Jun 2, 2012 8:00 UTC (Sat) by csamuel (✭ supporter ✭, #2624)
It won't affect them at all (other than increase their share of the market of people who want PCs that are easy to install Linux on) as they have no reason to sell systems that have the Windows logo and so they can ship with secure boot disabled from the get go.
As Cathy, the founder of ZaReason, said on Twitter:
what, did you see me smiling all the way from AU? It'll make it easier for GNU/Linux-specific hardware. Sigh of happy
It's time for people like us who value our freedoms to switch where we get our hardware from.
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