[clug] June Canberra Linux Users Group meeting

Alex Satrapa grail at goldweb.com.au
Mon Jun 20 17:21:20 MDT 2011

System V init, launchd or something else?

On 21/06/2011, at 08:00 , Paul Wayper wrote:

> 	Canberra Linux Users Group Meeting - 23rd June 2011
> 	===================================================
> Date:		23rd June 2011 (Fourth Thursday of the month)
> Time:		19:00 - 21:00 (or when it finishes)
> Speaker:	Paul Wayper
> Abstract:	Paul will be describing the process of how a Linux
> 		machine boots up and brings you the login prompt you
> 		know and love. 
> 		The process of getting you that prompt, where all the
> 		system services are up and running, is a complex
> 		process. In this talk, Paul will be going through the
> 		process from GRUB, loading the kernel and the ram disk,
> 		then starting init and booting the system. In the talk
> 		Paul will describe ways to troubleshoot the boot process
> 		so that, in those rare occasions where something goes
> 		horribly wrong, you can fix it - or at least recognise
> 		the symptoms. 
> Venue:		Room N101
> 		Computer Science and Information Technology Building
> 		North Road
> 		The Australian National University
> 		See http://clug.org.au/ for more directions and a map
> Food/drink:	Pizza and soft drink/juice. Come hungry, and bring 
> 		about $6 to cover the cost of your share if you 
> 		want some.
> If you would like to give a talk at a future meeting, please email me.
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