[Linux-users] A new acronym to hate: UEFI

John Carter john.carter at taitradio.com
Mon Mar 19 18:05:42 NZDT 2012

Alas, no, the American Megatrends (AMI) Aptio Setup Futility in the Asus
1215B doesn't have such an option.

I have some hope in that Arch linux install succeeded and I have seen
rumours on the 'net that Precise Pangolin will do better....

I anxiously await for the .iso download to complete.

Yip Matt Garret hates UEFI.... and the problem with that is he clearly
knows what he is talking about....

On Mon, Mar 19, 2012 at 1:28 PM, Ross Drummond <ross at ashburton.co.nz> wrote:

> On Mon, 19 Mar 2012, John Carter wrote:
> > Alas, all indications from what I can see in front of me indicate that
> You
> > and Ross are indeed correct.
> >
> > Carter's Law of Marketing in Action: Once a company reaches a certain
> size,
> > all it's marketing efforts become concentrated on making their customers
> > hate them.
> >
> Some motherboards have the option of enabling legacy boot mode which I
> understand means old style MBR boot loading. Check your bios set up munu or
> motherboard documentation.
> Cheers Ross Drummond
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