[CentOS] Need to Understand booting process of CENTOS-7

Tue Sep 30 20:51:05 UTC 2014
Valeri Galtsev <galtsev at kicp.uchicago.edu>

On Tue, September 30, 2014 3:25 pm, Gary Greene wrote:
> On Sep 30, 2014, at 1:16 PM, Ned Slider <ned at unixmail.co.uk> wrote:
>> On 30/09/14 20:39, Digimer wrote:
>>> On 30/09/14 03:33 PM, Ned Slider wrote:
>>>> On 30/09/14 18:24, keshab mahapatra wrote:
>>>>> Team,
>>>>> could some help me understand the booting process of CENTOS-7
>>>>> I need to have constructive material where i could able present a
>>>>> presentation on booting process of CENTOS-7
>>>>> With Thanks & Regards,
>>>>> Keshaba Mahapatra
>>>>> Sr.Technical Consultant
>>>> How about I do your presentation for you and you pay me your salary!
>>>> I mean, seriously - according to your signature you are a Senior
>>>> Technical Consultant. Surely you can read the technical notes /
>>>> product
>>>> manual provided by upstream, or if that does not contain enough in
>>>> depth
>>>> material then man pages and google should be able to fill in the
>>>> blanks
>>>> for you. At the very least I would expect a Senior Technical
>>>> Consultant
>>>> to be able to research such things by himself and not post nonsense
>>>> questions to a public mailing list.
>>>> Jeez, and it's only Tuesday :-D
>>> That was a little rude, don't you think?
>> A little harsh maybe, but not rude. I didn't swear and I didn't
>> personally insult. I simply called it as I saw it. But I take your
>> point.
>> It was the "Senior" part of the job title that set me off. IMHO the
>> level of questioning didn't in any way match up with the level of
>> professionalism inferred by the job title. To me it read more like a
>> grad student asking the list to do their latest assignment for them.
> Especially since 99% of what they need to know is still valid from the
> TLDP’s Boot to Bash book. The only difference is that instead of SysV
> init taking over after the initrd, SystemD takes over, which, while
> sufficiently different from SysV init, is _well_ documented.

and hated by some (meaning myself, but I don't feel I'm alone...


Valeri Galtsev
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Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics
University of Chicago
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