Freshly Exhumed (105597) writes "Until recently the news for Linux users regarding upcoming hardware to be sold with Windows 8's locked in/out UEFI settings has been less than palatable. Thankfully an Intel initiative is tackling a UEFI workaround that may prove suitable for Linux distributions. Will it work?"
"Probably the best operating system in the world is the [operating system]
made for the PDP-11 by Bell Laboratories." - Ted Nelson, October 1977