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Bootloader and UEFI (new BIOS)

Submitted by yogesh babar (@yogeshbabar420) on Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Technical level: Intermediate

Abstract

UEFI is a new firmware implementation.

Outline

1) BIOS vs UEFI
2) How bootloaders work with BIOS and UEFI implementaions ?
3) How OS boots with UEFI firmware ?
4) How linux deals with secure boot feature of windows ?
5) Will showcase a system which has 100+ Operating Systems installed and booting with one bootloader :)

Requirements

Nothing

Speaker bio

  • Principal Technical Support Engineer
  • May 2010 to Current (8 years technical experiance) at Red Hat Inc. Pune, Maharashtra
  • Developed and maintained technical expertise in ‘Booting & Performance tuning’ of Linux systems.
  • Regular open source conference speaker.

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Comments

  • Prathamesh Chavan (@pathfinderpc) a year ago

    I have personally attended Yogesh’s talks and they are amazing!

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