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Vitamin-Carrot
June 8th, 2008, 07:15 AM
Hey guys,

Just want to know if anyone had an idea about what canonical will be doing with this proposed hardware control system

LaRoza
June 8th, 2008, 07:20 AM
Just want to know if anyone had an idea about what canonical will be doing with this proposed hardware control system

Linux supports TPM since version 2.6.12

Vitamin-Carrot
June 8th, 2008, 07:27 AM
TPM?

lets pretend im eating a cookie that makes me dumber with each bite

conehead77
June 8th, 2008, 08:42 AM
TPM?

lets pretend im eating a cookie that makes me dumber with each bite

TPM:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trusted_Platform_Module

Linux and trusted computing:
http://lwn.net/Articles/144681/

Vitamin-Carrot
June 8th, 2008, 10:14 PM
o0o0o0o0o0o

interesting read

SunnyRabbiera
June 8th, 2008, 10:17 PM
I dont think TC will ever be a threat to us, linux is just too adaptable.

Frak
June 8th, 2008, 10:20 PM
Ahhh, TC, the ******* offspring of...

Just about every large hardware and software corporation known.

SunnyRabbiera
June 8th, 2008, 10:37 PM
But all the news about TC being a linux killer or a free software killer is nonsense, though it can be used to limit things to be sure.

twright
June 8th, 2008, 10:39 PM
i don't like trusted computing, it is essential for society that we maintain our ability to lie :)