I know that the
/boot folder contains the static files of the 'boot' loader.
I'm just curious to why I can't see this folder on my Mac. Im using OS X El Capitan.
Does OS X El Capitan have a
/boot folder or is there an alternative?
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The OS X boot loader is stored in a file called
boot.efi which you can find in
/System/Library/CoreServices. It isn't stored in
You can read more about the OS X boot process on Apple's website here: Mac Developer Library - Kernel Programming Guide - The Early Boot Process