Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 9th Sep 2011 15:17 UTC
Windows More news on Windows 8. This time around, Gabe Aul, a director of program management in Windows, blogged about the changes Microsoft has made to Windows 8's boot process. The results are impressive - a boot time not much slower than waking from sleep on current Windows 7 and Mac OS X machines. This is, of course, a vital component of getting Windows NT ready for tablets.
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RE: Wake from sleep?
by Lennie on Fri 9th Sep 2011 20:34 UTC in reply to "Wake from sleep?"
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As I understand it, they save the state of all the hardware detection and services. So they seperate the initialization of the hardware in 2 parts ? Instead of searching for hardware, they just initialize it ?

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