Re: Q: secure boot
- Date: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 12:21:51 +0100
- From: Ansgar Burchardt <ansgar@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Q: secure boot
On Tue, 2018-11-06 at 10:42 +0000, Holger Levsen wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 06, 2018 at 10:08:10AM +0100, Bastian Blank wrote:
> > On Tue, Nov 06, 2018 at 01:09:50AM +0100, Adam Borowski wrote:
> > > But only the stock kernel, which turns it non-free software.
> > What is non-free? Signing stuff does not change the freeness of
> > the
> > software.
> it does introduce https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tivoisation however.
I don't think it does as `shim` allows to either register your own
signing keys or disable secure boot verification (as long as you have
physical access to the machine).