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Question: What command you execute to display the last five commands you have entered?
Which partitions might you create on mail server HDDs other than the root, swap and boot partitions?
Which partitioning tool is available in all distributions?
Which two commands can you use to delete directories?
Which file defines all users on your system?

Answer: 1. history|tail -5
2. /var
3. fdisk, parted
4. rm, rmdir
5. /etc/passwd



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Question: What command you execute to display the last five commands you have entered?
Which partitions might you create on mail server HDDs other than the root, swap and boot partitions?
Which partitioning tool is available in all distributions?
Which two commands can you use to delete directories?
Which file defines all users on your system?

Answer:

1. history|tail -5
2. /var
3. fdisk, parted
4. rm, rmdir
5. /etc/passwd Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: Arun Tomar | Date: 6/30/2008 | Contact Arun Tomar Contact Arun Tomar

1.may be history
2./var/mail partition
3. fdisk
4. rmdir and rm -rf
5. /etc/passwd Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: shivaram | Date: 6/30/2008 | Contact shivaram Contact shivaram

history 5 //to see last five commands

#cat /etc/passwd //to see all users
# rmdir dirname //to remove directories
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Answered by: priyanka dash | Date: 6/30/2008 | Contact priyanka dash Contact priyanka dash

1) history 5 is also enough ,,,, but the thing is 5 will display even current command so use history 6 to show past 5 commands.

2) fdisk

3)cat /etc/passwd //to see all users

4)rmdir -d or rmdir -r -f

5)/etc/passwd Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: prashanjit | Date: 8/10/2008 | Contact prashanjit Contact prashanjit

1. history|tail -6
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Answered by: linganna | Date: 8/11/2008 | Contact linganna Contact linganna

history 5
/home,/var,/tmp
fdisk
rmdir,rm -r
/etc/passwd Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: nihar ranjan panda | Date: 8/23/2008 | Contact nihar ranjan panda Contact nihar ranjan panda

1. #history 5
2. /var/spool/mail
3.disk druid/fdisk
4.rmdir.rm -r
5. /etc/passwd Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: prakhar srivatava | Date: 9/29/2008 | Contact prakhar srivatava Contact prakhar srivatava

1> " history 5 " is used to see last 5 commands
2>"/var/mail " partition
3>fdisk
4>rmdir , rm -r
5>etc/passwd Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: shineesh P K | Date: 10/13/2009 | Contact shineesh P K Contact shineesh P K

1.history 5
3.fdisk
4.rmdir directory name,rmdir -rf directory name
5.cat /etc/passwd Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: Pratibha Singh | Date: 10/22/2009 | Contact Pratibha Singh Contact Pratibha Singh

history 5
/var/spool/mail/
fdisk
rmdir,rm-rf
/etc/passwd Source: CoolInterview.com

Answered by: masthan | Date: 8/17/2010 | Contact masthan Contact masthan


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