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Harnessing the UEFI Shell : Moving the Platform Beyond DOS, Second Edition.

Author: Michael Rothman; Vincent Zimmer; Tim Lewis
Publisher: Boston : De|G Press, 2017.
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"Focusing on the use of the UEFI Shell and its recently released formal specification, this book unlocks a wide range of usage models which can help people best utilize the shell solutions. This text also expands on the obvious intended utilization of the shell and explains how it can be used in various areas such as security, networking, configuration, and other anticipated uses such as manufacturing, diagnostics,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Rothman, Michael.
Harnessing the UEFI Shell : Moving the Platform Beyond DOS, Second Edition.
Boston : De|G Press, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Rothman; Vincent Zimmer; Tim Lewis
ISBN: 9781501505768 1501505769
OCLC Number: 978693270
Description: 1 online resource (326 pages)
Contents: Preface ; Contents ; Chapter 1. Introduction ; Chapter 2. Under the UEFI Shell ; Chapter 3. What Is the UEFI Shell? ; Chapter 4. Why We Need an Execution Environment before the OS ; Chapter 5. Manufacturing ; Chapter 6. Bare Metal Provisionig. Chapter 7. Configuration of Provisioned Material Chapter 8. The Use of UEFI for Diagnostics ; Chapter 9. UEFI Shell Scripting ; Chapter 10. UEFI Shell Programming ; Chapter 11. Managing UEFI Drivers Using the Shell ; Appendix A. Security Considerations ; Appendix B. Command Reference. Appendix C. Programming Reference Appendix D. UEFI Shell Library ; Index.

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Focusing on the UEFI Shell and its recently released formal specification, this book unlocks numerous usage models, which help users fully utilize Shell solutions. This text expands on Shell  Read more...

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