One reason I am asking is that I am just curious. I would like to know more about this for whatever value it might have in the future.
But I would also like to know so that I have a procedure I can ask a user to perform when I am wondering
WTF might be up with them and their system. ;-)
Initially I wondered if this information might be detected and reported by a tool such as (or similar to)
dmidecode. But what would happen when a
UEFI BIOS is simulating a
I expect this question will only become more interesting as time passes. It appears that the companies behind each of the major operating systems will insist on implementing
EFI support by doing "the same thing only different".