6 Stages of Linux Boot Process (Startup Sequence)
Posted on: 02/07/2011 09:28 AM

The Geek Stuff posted an article on the 6 stages of the Linux boot process

6 Stages of Linux Boot Process (Startup Sequence)


Press the power button on your system, and after few moments you see the Linux login prompt. Have you ever wondered what happens behind the scenes from the time you press the power button until the Linux login prompt appears? The following are the 6 high level stages of a typical Linux boot process.



Printed from Linux Compatible (http://www.linuxcompatible.org/news/story/6_stages_of_linux_boot_process_startup_sequence.html)