Phoronix: Linux Bricks Some UEFI Samsung Laptops
Generating a fair amount of attention today is word that when booting modern versions of Ubuntu -- and other Linux distributions -- on Samsung laptops that utilize UEFI, Linux can actually brick the system. There's now an urgent Linux kernel patch underway...
A Samsung linux driver bricks some Samsung laptops. Obviously it has little to do with Linux as a whole.
Maybe it is the Samsung laptop that is bad if it can get bricked so easy?
If software can brick the system, then the system is faulty to begin with.