Sortix nightly manual
This manual documents Sortix nightly, a development build that has not been officially released. You can instead view this document in the latest official manual.
tar(1) archive of a minimal userland loaded by the bootloader and passed to the kernel(7) that extracts it into the initial kernel memory root filesystem. The kernel invokes the init(8) extracted from the initrd as /sbin/init.The update-initrd(8) program creates a minimal initrd that locates the root filesystem and chain boots it as described in init(8).