[SATLUG] uefi woes
dkowis at shlrm.org
Wed Jan 21 12:48:49 CST 2015
I don't think you *can* go back to legacy boot if the BIOS doesn't offer
an option to do so.
Grub2 can do UEFI, I've gotten it working on my arch linux :
It's worked for me without much pain.
On 01/21/2015 12:00 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> I bought a new computer yesterday, but have had a bit of a problem with
> the installation of debian. It insists on installing in uefi mode. I
> was able to turn off secure boot, so at least I could install the OS,
> but it insists on creating an efi partition.
> grub.cfg has some references to uefi too. What I have is
> /dev/sda6 on /boot/efi type vfat
> where the contents are:
> What I'd like to do is just get rid of this, but when I do, the system
> fails to boot and just executes the uefi firmware user interface.
> The motherboard/bios is an Asus X99-A.
> Does anyone have an idea about how I can set this up to a legacy boot mode?
> -- Bruce
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