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How to build latest stable linux kernel

Go to https://www.kernel.org Goto  stable: ………[  … ] [browse] and click on browse Click on summary tab and see the bottom..you will find the url for stable release. [crayon-5a36e46b3cc5a096414423/]     Read more»

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How linux boot process occurs

Three major phases -BIOS -Bootloader -Kernel The BIOS Basic Input Output System(BIOS) -The first program -Runs from ROM -OS independent POST -Power-on-self-test Boot an OS from a storage device -Proceed through the list until it finds a MBR The boot loader MBR -First sector of the drive Bootloader may reside in the MBR -And/or may […] Read more»

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Linux Kernel Files Basic

After downloading the linux kernel from https://www.kernel.org/ , it contains the following file structure. arch. This directory contains architecture-specific files. You will see separate subdirectories under arch/ for processors such as ARM, Motorola 68K, s390, MIPS, Alpha, SPARC, and IA64. block. This primarily contains the implementation of I/O scheduling algorithms for block storage devices. crypto. This directory […] Read more»