LPI Linux Certification/Identifying Boot Stages

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Candidates should be able to determine, from bootup text, the 4 stages of the boot sequence and distinguish between each.

  • Key knowledge area(s):
    • boot loader start and hand off to kernel
    • kernel loading
    • hardware initialisation and setup
    • daemon initialisation and setup
  • The following is a partial list of the used files, terms and utilities:
    • Not applicable.