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   * [[wp>​BIOS]] <color red>​proprietary</​color>​ the BIOS of your PC //is// nothing else but a bootloader!   * [[wp>​BIOS]] <color red>​proprietary</​color>​ the BIOS of your PC //is// nothing else but a bootloader!
   * [[wp>​Extensible Firmware Interface|UEFI]] <color red>​proprietary</​color>​ successor want-to-be of the BIOS   * [[wp>​Extensible Firmware Interface|UEFI]] <color red>​proprietary</​color>​ successor want-to-be of the BIOS
-  * [[wp>​coreboot]] <color green>​GPLv2</​color>​ successor of the BIOS, alternative to UEFI based on the Linux Kernel+  * [[wp>​coreboot]] <color green>​GPLv2</​color>​ successor of the BIOS, alternative to UEFI based on the Linux kernel;\\ support for x86, x86-64 and ARM. There is no MIPS support.\\ Coreboot does only "a little bit of hardware initialization"​
   * [[wp>GNU GRUB]] <color green>​GPLv2</​color> ​   * [[wp>GNU GRUB]] <color green>​GPLv2</​color> ​
  
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