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Re: Secure Boot won't let boot into Debian




Steve McIntyre <steve@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> rodolfo.medina@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
>>Hi all.
>>
>>I frehly installed Debian Sid in dual boot with Windows 10 on my brand new
>>Lenovo desktop pc but it won't boot into Debian system I suspect because of
>>the new Secure Boot policy.  I want to disable it but the problem is that
>>there's no Secure Boot option anywhere in its Bios.  In fact, in the Security
>>submenu, there are only the options for administrator and power-on password
>>setting.
>>
>>What do you suggest me to do?
>
> Are you totally sure it's a Secure Boot issue?

No.


> What exactly happens at boot? Does it just boot straight into the Windows
> installation?

It does.

> Have you managed to install Debian

I did.

> , or will it just not boot the installer?

It did boot it and the installation went - apparently - all right.


> If you go into the BIOS/firmware config program, does that show you a
> list of boot options including Windows?

What do you mean by BIOS/firmware config program?  I wouldn't know...

Thanks,

Rodolfo