Fedora ARM and SecureBoot

drago01 drago01 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 7 20:30:41 UTC 2012

On Thu, Jun 7, 2012 at 10:02 PM, Adam Jackson <ajax at redhat.com> wrote:
> 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?

Matthew's blog.

>  Why would we _not_ support secure boot
> on arm?

I think we should do that. (support in on ARM as well).

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