[LinuxBIOS] Recommendations on Fully Free Workstation hardware
dave at lab6.com
Sun Nov 26 23:13:04 CET 2006
On 26/11/06, Ward Vandewege <ward at gnu.org> wrote:
> On top of that, think DRM. Say LinuxBIOS becomes really successful, and we
> basically kill EFI (and therefore, DRM in the bios). The next thing they'll
> try is putting it in video cards, audio cards, hard drives etc. In fact, they
> tried that 5 or 6 years ago - remember the whole CPRM fiasco?
Isn't this what EFI already does though, by shifting drivers into
firmware thats located inside hardware?
I'd love to read more about how LinuxBIOS compared to EFI in this way
- is there any recommended reading? :-)
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