MIDRANGE dot COM Mailing List Archive



Home » MIDRANGE-L » October 2012

Re: Intial Program Load (IPL)



fixed

On 10/13/2012 9:54 AM, John Mathew wrote:
Hi,
what is the purpose of IPL(Intial Program Load). What are steps involved in IPL.
thanks in advance.
John

IPL is IBM's term for booting:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Initial_Program_Load#IBM_Initial_Program_Load

To get some idea of what happens at each step, go to this page and click Show All:

http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/iseries/v7r1m0/index.jsp?topic=%2Frzas5%2Frzas5iplsrcfinder.htm

Joe






Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2014 by MIDRANGE dot COM and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available here. If you have questions about this, please contact