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LPC: Booting Linux in five seconds
Posted Sep 23, 2008 20:18 UTC (Tue) by bronson (subscriber, #4806)
I don't mind too much, 8 seconds is tolerable. At least it never crashes!
Posted Sep 25, 2008 1:56 UTC (Thu) by deleteme (guest, #49633)
Posted Sep 25, 2008 2:49 UTC (Thu) by jwb (guest, #15467)
Which brings us back around to the article. The five seconds of booting does not include the time between power-on and when GRUB hands off to Linux.
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