swapping disk with UEFI hardware - a dead end?

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Thu Jun 28 20:51:27 UTC 2012

On Thu, Jun 28, 2012 at 02:22:48PM -0600, Chris Murphy wrote:

> I'm not bitching about the spec, I'm bitching about the firmware in 
> the context of the OP's described experience. The intent of 3.3 is to 
> avoid failure. It predates The user is experiencing boot 
> failure. I don't see 3.3 being at all in Fedora's domain to solve. 
> It's a firmware problem. Not an OS problem. Not a spec problem.

The OS is expected to drop a utility in a well-known location in order 
to ensure that the firmware can do something sensible with 3.3. We're 
not doing that. What do you actually want the firmware to do here?

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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