February 12, 2005

Anatomy of the Linux boot process

Anonymous Reader writes "This article discusses detailed similarities and differences between booting Linux on an x86-based platform (typically a PC-compatible SBC) and a custom embedded platform based around PowerPC, ARM, and others. It discusses suggested hardware and software designs and highlights the tradeoffs of each. It also describes important design pitfalls and best practices."

Link: ibm.com/developerworks

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