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booting

Drug slang
A regional term for the intravenous injection of an abuse substance, followed by withdrawing blood into a syringe before reinjecting, as a way to wash the syringe out of residual abuse substace.

Informatics
See Boot.
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A shim is different from a bootloader in that in that it does not require a signed key from a third party,though this approach is more unwieldy to manage.
To program the bootloader into a new MCU, some programmer is required, for example the ISP programmer for parallel port as used in the first version of the kit.
Once the bootloader is unlocker, Xiaomi users must download the Fastboot ROM for their device.
Often accessing bootloaders on carrier devices trips a security code within the handset and voids it's warranty.
The bootloader on a device does exactly what the name implies.
Most bootloader unlock apps include either a method or reminder to users to back up system images of the phones to restore them more easily if necessary.
In order to flash the image, your bootloader needs to be unlocked.
The new Kinetis FRDM-KL27Z Cortex-M0+ based Freedom Platform with USB OTG features a Flex I/O module, ROM Bootloader and low power crystal-less USB functionality.
This is useful if an application and a set of libraries are being combined, if a bootloader and the application it loads are being simultaneously developed, or if several co-operating applications are being developed.
Attendees will learn the latest fast boot techniques, including tips on how to decrease the overhead of the bootloader and more efficiently configure features that affect startup time.
It should be noted that users of these devices will need to have an unlocked bootloader in order to get the build.
The Motorola Motox X Developer Edition comes with an unlockable bootloader and 32GB of built in storage, while the other specifications on the handset are same.