UNIX System Administration – May 2012

Part – A

    1. Explain the booting phases.
    2. How to create and format a new file system in Unix?
    3. How to create and extend swap partition?
    4. What exactly the syslog file contains and where it is located?
    5. What is the main difference between slip and PPP?
    6. What is the difference between FTP and telnet?
    7. Discuss about USENET NEWS.
    8. Explain electronic mail server.
    9. List out any two daemons with their services.
    10. How to improve booting performance?

Part – B

Unit -I

  1. Explain how to create a user and assign him to a primary group (Unix) and also add him to secondary group Oracle.
  2. Explain the process for the following :
    1. To kill a process
    2. To send a process to back ground

Unit -II

  1. 4 Explain the steps involved in device naming convention process.
  2. Explain a procedure for adding a dish.

Unit -III

  1. Define Kernel? Explain the routing.
  2. Explain Domain name system.

Unit -IV

  1. Explain printing and imaging.
  2. What is N/W? Explain network management.

Unit -V

  1. Explain Daemons in detail.
  2. Explain Accounting methods.

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