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initial program load

initial program load in Technology
operating system
(IPL) The procedure used to (re-)start a computer system by copying the operating system kernel into main memory and running it. Part of the boot sequence.
(1997-08-31)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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