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Old 02-05-2009, 09:13 AM   #1
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please help me:)I need answers for this pop quiz..and sorry for my bad english:)

1) Which shell is considered as default shell in linux?
a) ksh
b) sh
c) bash
d) ash

2) Is it possible to perform this command structure command argument option in linux?
a) yes
b) no

3) What does this command do? cmd & ; kill %1
a) runs a command cmd and sends SIGTERM to a process with PID 1
b) runs a command cmd in background and then unconditionally sends SIGTERM back to it
c) runs a command cmd in background and if it returns non-zero status it sends SIGSTOP to it
d) erases content of a /tmp directory

4) Which of these exists in inode (3 answers)?
a) permissions
b) file name
c) number of hard links
d) date/time of the last change

5) Write a name of a file with a full path where are the information about file systems on your machine. This file can be read by different programs and it automatically mounts file system when booting (if we say so)

6) What is the command to demount mounted file system in linux?
a) unmount
b) umount
c) removefs
d) rmfs

7) Connect numbers and letters
a) Which 1)does query on a base
b) Locate 2)path through file system hierarchy
c)Find 3)path through $PATH

8) Does this commands effectively do the same thing chown :mysql /var/mysql and chgrp mysql /var/mysql ?

9) You have a command chmod 730 /share/freethesoftware-rms.mp3. ( freethesoftware-rms.mp3 is a file). Which of these are correct?
a) owner of the file can change content
b) other users can execute the file
c) group can read the file
d) group can write on file

10) Write a command which shows all shells which are used by users on a system, but so that every different shell shows only once ( for example you have 3 users on your system, the first one uses bash, second also and third ksh, this command would show bash and ksh).
11) Write a command that is looking for all lines in a file that begin with th but so that it does not matter if they are t or h written with large or small letters ( th, TH, tH, Th).
12) Do this commands sed –e ‘s/lin/nix/’ and tr ‘lin’ ‘nix’ do in every possible case the same thing?
a) yes
b) no

13) In which file is setup for defaultin runlevel in linux?
a) /etc/mttab
b) /etc/fstab
c) /etc/init.d
d) /etc/inittab

14) Content of the file /etc/issue is shown?
a) before we log in
b) after we log in
c) none of it

15) Circle the right answers
a) time of the last password chage in in /etc/shadow
b) on modern linux systems user’s password is in /etc/passwd
c) user’s home directory is in /etc/passwd
d) primary group id (GID) is in /etc/group

16) Write a command that adds a user rms with uid 1099, /bin/zsh shell, and by that create home directory /export /home/rms
17) Which two commands are used for conversion from /etc/passwd format in /etc/ shadow, and vice versa ( and also cleans /etc/passwd and /etc/ shadow from wrong entries)?
a) pwconv
b) pwunconv
c) convertpasswd
d) convertshadow

18) What does the following syslog selector do?
*.crit /var/log/critical.log

a) enters messages from crit deamon in /var/log/critical.log
b) enters massages for all facilities from crit to emerge priority in /var/log/critical.log
c) enters messages for all facilities only for crit priorities in /var/log/critical.log
d) none

19) Write one of the commands that display the current logged in users on the system

20) What does the command echo “ls” | at 11:30 pm July 15?
a) executes ls command in 11:30 pm 15 July current year only once
b) executes echo “ls” command in 11:30 pm 15th July current year only once
c) executes ls command every 15 July in 11:30 pm
d) executes command ls in 3 pm November 30th current year only once
21) How would you zip the directory /etc/ in the compressed file /tmp/etc_backup.tar.gz using gzip compression?
22) How many times will be done echo “mysql” in the following construction?
While true
Echo “mysql”
a) once
b) twice
c) infinitely

23) Which command do you use to make shell variable available to all sub-shells that can be run from that shell?
a) global
b) export
c) var
d) lilo

24) Which command is not used to configure/list network interfaces?
a) network
b) configure
c) ipconfig
d) ifconfig

25) What is the name of the package for sharing files between two unix/linux servers?
a) samba
b) nfs
c) zfs
d) grub

26) What is the name of well known DNS implementation in linux/unix systems?
a) DNS
d) top

27) You have a network Write a netmask in “dotted quad” format (255…), broadcast address, and the first and the last host
Netmask ………………..
Broadcast ………………
The first host ……………
The last host ……………

28) What is the name of the command in linux which automatically reveals what part of software package should be uncomplied/complied and presents commands that do it?
a) cook
b) gcc
c) make
d) more

29) Which switch in netstat command lists routing table?
a) –t
b) –r
c) –x
d) -j

I hope you'll understad what I wanted to ask
Old 02-05-2009, 09:17 AM   #2
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People aren't going to do your homework for you. Surely if you've been given this to do, you must have learnt something in the class you're taking, or given books to read, etc?
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You are at wrong place Dude.
This forum is designed for asking Linux Related queries not DOING YOUR HOMEWORK.

Best Medicine is GOOOOGLing.

Have a Nice Time.
Old 02-05-2009, 09:18 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by sanja View Post
I hope you'll understad what I wanted to ask
Of course! You're asking us to do your homework. That's really a bad idea! How are you supposed to learn something if someone does the job for you? If you have some doubt about one or more topics, feel free to ask but at least show what you've done by yourself and do a more specific question.
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What you need to do is more studying!
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