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AMD to support coreboot on all upcoming processors

nukem996 (624036) writes | more than 3 years ago


nukem996 (624036) writes "AMD has just announced that they will be supporting coreboot(previously LinuxBIOS) on all upcoming processors."
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Makes Sense (1)

nukem996 (624036) | more than 3 years ago | (#36069636)

The common BIOS is getting way too old and needs to be replaced. EFI or UEFI was originally developed by HP and Intel so AMD probably wants something of their own to push as a replacement. Hopefully mobo manufactures will actually use coreboot so we can finally have a fully open x86 machine.
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