UNIX System Administration – May 2011

Part – A

    1. What are the responsibilities of an OS administrator?
    2. What are the cluster packages available in Unix and explain item briefly.
    3. How to add an external disk and mount it on /mnt without rebooting the system?
    4. / etc / services contains what files ?
    5. How to configure IP and make it permanent on next Reboot?
    6. How to often we need to Backup a server and what is staging area Backup?
    7. How to configure a printer ?
    8. Explain briefly about RBAC and sticky bit.
    9. Explain briefly about disk space management.
    10. What is the daemon?

Part – B

Unit -I

  1. Explain Booting and shutdown procedures.
  2. Explain the controlling process.

Unit -II

  1. Explain the drivers in detail.
  2. Explain syscon in detail.

Unit -III

  1. Explain TCP/IP in detail.
  2. Explain Network file system.

Unit -IV

  1. Explain Network Management.
  2. Explain use NET News.

Unit -V

  1. Define Disk management. Explain Disk structure.
  2. What is h/w? Explain H/W maintenance.

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