I remember the day as if it were yesterday. During my second year in college, I was
attempting to transmit a group of characters comprising my name from one computer to
another. I connected the computers using RS-232 cable, wrote the nece
The following are the 6 high level stages of a typical Linux boot process.
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, c
History of Unix/Linux
UNIX development truly began in the 1960's under the name Multics, a project that yielded little
monetary results and was abandoned by one of the major companies that contributed to its
development. However, work on the project was c