Fedora ARM and SecureBoot

Adam Jackson ajax at redhat.com
Thu Jun 7 20:02:42 UTC 2012

On Thu, 2012-06-07 at 21:12 +0200, drago01 wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 7, 2012 at 7:14 PM, Przemek Klosowski
> <przemek.klosowski at nist.gov> wrote:
> > What is Fedora ARM planning to do about the upcoming Microsoft hardware
> > certification spec requiring Secure Boot? By the spec, there must be a way
> > to disable it on x86, but on ARM they expressly prohibit turning it off. I
> > guess the current Fedora/RedHat stance, as explained by Matthew Garrett, is
> > to obtain a MS certificate covering x86 and presumably ARM kernels from
> That's incorrect. The plan is to support secure boot only on x86.

What gives you that impression?  Why would we _not_ support secure boot
on arm?

- ajax
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