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BIOS Bootloader Process

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This video is the first in a series of videos, each of which describe different aspects of the Oracle Linux 8 boot process. This video describes the high-level steps of the boot process in Basic Input/Output System, or BIOS mode. This video also describes the Master Boot Record (MBR) for the bootloader, the GRUB2 bootloader, the two-stage boot process, the vmlinuz kernel image and the initial RAM disk (initramfs) files, and the purpose of the systemd process.