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   I can do some programming on c and c++. But if I need to create a boot software ( for example an os loader) such a software needs to load at the start of the computer. Is such a thing to be made on assembly language ? Where can I see some description of how to do this atleast an intro ,,,


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This might help:

http://www.nondot.org/~sabre/os/articles

Look at the section titled "The Boot Process".

Sample code: http://www.nondot.org/sabre/os/files...ootSector.html
 


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