Is there a Linux distribution that supports 32bit-(U)EFI? If so, which one and where do I find a bootable ISO?

I'd like to find a Linux distro for my HP Envy X2 which has an Intel Atom CPU and Windows 8 32bit and UEFI preinstalled. The CPU seems to support a 64bit architecture as well.

  • is this arm? if not... why? – mikeserv Dec 26 '15 at 23:02
  • The processor is Intel Atom. Suppose that means no arm architecture. – conpertura Dec 26 '15 at 23:09
  • i guess so. its 32-bit? i wasnt aware there was such a thing as an x86 32-bit UEFI machine. is the processor 32-bit or is it just a 32-bit installation? – mikeserv Dec 26 '15 at 23:10
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    The site seems to have some useful tips in my direction. Especially adding a 32bit EFI bootloader to a 32bit Linux distribution. I'll take a closer look there. – conpertura Dec 26 '15 at 23:19
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    Are you sure? It seems that this notebook have a Intel Core™ M-5Y70, and it is a 64-bit processor - ark.intel.com/products/83612/… – user34720 Dec 30 '15 at 9:49

Try Sparkylinux. I was able to load and install Sparkylinux on a Intel machine with atom processer with only uefi 32 bit support.

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