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Method and apparatus to support independent systems in partitions of a
A processing system with multiple processing units may support separate operating systems (OSs) in separate partitions. During an initialization process, a...
System and method for controlling boot-up process in a communications
A system and method for controlling an Ethernet node's boot-up process. Upon detecting a system reset condition with respect to the Ethernet node, a link down...
Computing device method that presents as a single file system operating
system components in both executable...
A method of operating a computing device having NAND flash memory for storage of program code and user data. At start up, only selected components of the...
Method and apparatus for improving a computer boot sequence
A method and apparatus for improving the boot sequence of a computer clone. The kernel within an operating system is designed to always access special devices...
Ethylene/methyl acrylate/cure site copolymers and compounds and
Disclosed are copolymers derived from copolymerization of from about 50 to about 70 weight % of methyl acrylate; from about 0.5 to about 5 weight % of...
Convoluted boot assembly
The invention relates to a convoluted boot which serves to seal an annular gap between an outer joint part of a tripode joint and a shaft connected to the inner...
Hoof boot sole
System and method for information handling system boot device branding of
Information handling system boot with an operating system initiated by a BIOS maintains consistency of storage device numbering order between the BIOS and the...
Method for booting an operating system
A method for accelerating an operating system boot process is disclosed. In one exemplary embodiment, during a first operating system boot, information regarding...
Method of merging a clone file system with an original file system
Metadata about an original file system is saved at the time of creation of a clone file system of the original file system. The metadata is used at a later time...
Shoe, boot and skate holder
A shoe, boot and skate holder includes a handle, a stem extending from the handle, and a locking mechanism operatively connected to the stem. An eyelet rod is...
Boot with oversized toe box for thermal insulation
A boot having an oversized toe box within which a layer of cold weather insulating material of increased thickness is provided.
Buckle for a sports boot and a sports boot having such buckle
A buckle for a sports boot, such as an alpine ski boot, as well as a sports boot equipped with such buckle. The buckle is adapted to move two parts of the boot...
System and method for reducing memory requirements of firmware
A mechanism for making increased amounts of firmware available to a computer pre-boot is discussed. To increase the amount of firmware available pre-boot, a...
System and method for management of end user computing devices
A system and method is provided for the repair of operating system and application binary files and configuration data files at pre-operating system boot stage...
Turbine and rotor therefor
A rotor that consists of a central hub or shaft and a plurality of boot shaped integral blade/vane units that combine a pronounced elongated vane tip extending...
System and method for performing and protecting hybrid line splices
A method for providing a protected splice in a hybrid cable that has a fiber optic line and an electrical line includes the steps of providing an optic splice in...
Method and system for initializing application processors in a
multi-processor system prior to the...
Methods and systems are disclosed for multi-processor initialization in an information handling system with two or more application processors (APs). One of the...
Gaming machine having reduced-read software authentication
A gaming machine that authenticates the gaming software at boot-up or after a reset. A processor in conjunction with the boot memory reads the bits of data and...
Systems, methods, and apparatus for providing efficient startup to
computers with peripheral devices
The present invention is broadly directed to systems and methods for providing efficient startup procedures in computer systems. One embodiment of the present...
Apparatus facilitating walking in ski boots
An apparatus (1,2,3,4) that is to be temporarily attached to the soles of ski boots, whenever the wearer is not attached to skis and desires the ability to...
Automatic computer program customization based on a user information store
Software programs, such as an operating system or other application programs, are automatically customized to a specific user(s) based on data corresponding to...
Flash storage system with data storage security
A flash storage comprises a flash memory, including a plurality of physical memory blocks, each of physical memory blocks comprising a plurality of memory...
A skate assembly has a boot having a substantially completely open base with a sole plate of more rigid material than the boot secured over the open base. The...
Paging-triggered corrupted file recovery
When a user-mode inpage error occurs after the system has booted up, the inpage error handling method attempts to prevent future crashes by repairing the...
Flash memory system startup operation
Multiple copies of firmware code for controlling operation of a non-volatile flash memory system are stored at different suitable locations of the flash memory...
System and method for masking a hardware boot sequence
A system and method for masking a hardware boot sequence are provided. With the system and method, one of the processors of a multiprocessor system is chosen to...
Management of access to storage area of storage system
A storage management system for managing, in a computer system, access to a storage area for storing data, the computer system includes: a storage system that...
Image forming apparatus and data overwriting method
At the time of start of a reboot operation or a boot operation of an image forming apparatus, a system processing section confirms whether a configuration of an...
Outsole for a sports shoe, especially a cross-country ski boot or telemark
Outsole for a sports shoe, having a rear portion, which has a shoe heel, and a front portion, which is of slightly dish-shaped configuration, the outsole being...
Computer system having multi-operation system and method for changing
operating system in computer system
Embodiments of a computer system and methods for changing operating systems (OSs) can perform a task switching into a different OS without checking a system...
System employing fast booting of application programs
A fast booting system decreases the boot time of a computer system, and allows the fast launching of applications on a subsequent reboot. The fast booting system...
Remote boot method and mechanism, and computer-readable storage medium
A remote boot method loads an image of an operating system from a file apparatus that is connected to a computer system to a main memory of the computer system...
Method and apparatus for tracking boot history
A computer determines whether it has been booted from a hard disk drive or from an alternate source (e.g., a floppy drive or portable memory) that entails a...
Template-based development of servers
A server instance, which is a collection of LUNs, containing an operating system, any applications and data storage. A processing element is the physical...
Method and apparatus for an automatic network boot procedure for a
resource in a utility computing environment
Embodiments of the invention provide a method and an apparatus for an automatic network boot procedure for a resource in a utility computing environment. In one...
Method of manufacturing resin boots for constant velocity universal joint
Resin boots for constant velocity universal joint in which a different thickness portion is integrally formed in an inner diameter of a large diameter side end...
Shank for an agricultural implement
A shank having an upper portion and a lower portion with a smaller footprint than the upper portion is designed to be received by a receiver of a tool adapter or...
Automatic virus fix
A client computer is connected via a network to an anti-virus server. A signal from the anti-virus server notifies the client computer that an anti-virus needs...
Method and system to support network port authentication from out-of-band
Methods and systems for performing network port authentication without requiring any operating system (OS) complicity are disclosed. Under one method, port...
Enhanced products and processes for removing cavity tissue
Improved devices for removing tissue, for example nasal hair using natural wax. One embodiment uses telescoping tubes and there is wax or glue located in the...
Electronic endoscope, and method for transferring programs
An electronic endoscope system which is largely composed of a scope and a processor. The processor includes a primary or patient's circuit and a secondary...
In a joint boot to be mounted on an outer housing having a non-circular outer peripheral configuration, the invention is designed for ensuring a high sealing...
Bottomed cylindrical piston and method of manufacturing bottomed
By forging a metal material, there is formed a dustproof boot 20 in which a side of an opening end portion 20b formed with a groove 34 for a dustproof boot is...
Method for booting up software in the boot sector of a programmable
A method of booting up update software in a writable memory area of a boot sector of a programmable control device of a vehicle is provided. The method Provides...
Method and system for receiving a software image from a customer for
installation into a computer system
A computer system is manufactured by providing a communications network between a customer and a manufacturer, configuring a first computer system to communicate...
System and method for identifying bootable device by generating a
signature for each bootable device where the...
A system and method is disclosed for identifying at least one bootable USB device coupled to a computer system across multiple reboots of the computer system. A...
Asynchronous network stack operation in an operating system independent
Techniques for operation of an asynchronous stack in a pre-boot environment. A token-based stack design may be used to support communications between network...