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The kernel bootup goes through three steps.

The boot directory of Linux 0.01 contains head.s and boot.s. Click the Comments column to read Linus's comments in the source file.

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Comments

boot.s

Bootstrap loader to be executed from BIOS startup

BootComments

head.s

32-bit startup block for linux. Calls init _main()

HeadComments

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last edited 2004-12-19 17:02:48 by RikvanRiel