The Boot Process
|5.01||The BIOS and the UEFI||5.05||Network Configuration|
|5.02||Bootloaders and GRUB||5.06||Time Synchronization|
|5.03||Between GRUB and Login||Two-Minute Drill|
|5.04||Control by Runlevel||Q&A||Self Test|
This chapter is focused on what happens from the moment a system is powered up to the time a login prompt is available. Those are the fundamentals of the boot process. When RHEL 6 is properly installed, the BIOS/UEFI points to a specific media device. Assuming it’s a local hard drive, the ...