describe the linux boot process?

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  • olivia
    Lv 5
    5 months ago

    6 Stages of Linux Boot Process (Startup Sequence)

    BIOS stands for Basic Input/Output System.

    Performs some system integrity checks.

    Searches, loads, and executes the boot loader program.

    It looks for boot loader in floppy, cd-rom, or hard drive. ...

    Once the boot loader program is detected and loaded into the memory, BIOS gives the control to it.

    • Gordon B
      Lv 6
      5 months agoReport

      Pretty much, after that most linux distributions would then show a boot loader with options to boot into, load a shell from the disc followed by loading a GUI (if needed).

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