Live CD or USB (was Re: *countable infinities only)

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at
Thu May 31 17:47:51 UTC 2012

On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 12:46:15PM -0500, Chris Adams wrote:
> Once upon a time, Michael Cronenworth <mike at> said:
> > What effect on CD or USB boot images does this have? Will Live images on
> > fp.o be required to be signed to be useful to the general public with a
> > Dell/HP machine that will most certainly have this feature enabled (and
> > possibly not allowed to disable, against the "rules").
> As I understand it, Secure Boot only applies to hard drive boots, so it
> would not apply to optical media (I'm not sure about USB hard drives vs.
> flash drives, etc.).

No, it applies to all media.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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