X hits on this document

112 views

0 shares

0 downloads

0 comments

9 / 40

1.9

Silberschatz, Galvin and Gagne ©2005

Operating System Concepts

Computer Startup

bootstrap program is loaded at power-up or reboot

Typically stored in ROM or EEPROM, generally known as firmware

Initializates all aspects of system

Loads operating system kernel and starts execution

Document info
Document views112
Page views112
Page last viewedSat Dec 10 12:02:39 UTC 2016
Pages40
Paragraphs571
Words2538

Comments