Unix Interview Questions
Questions Answers Views Company eMail

What is a Region?

1 2226

What are the events done by the Kernel after a process is being swapped out from the main memory?


What do you mean by u-area (user area) or u-block?

6 14186

What is Fork swap?

Infosys, SSI Small Scale Industries,

1 1843

What is Expansion swap?


1 4264

What are the processes that are not bothered by the swapper? Give Reason.

1 2380

What do you mean by nice value?

4 5933

How to setup display for a remote system?

3 2678

How to remove weird filenames?

1 2877

What are the Unix system calls for I/O?

4 7991

Describe the mount and unmount system calls?

2 8313

Describe the initial process sequence while the system boots up?

4 7685

What are various IDs associated with a process?

4 6766

What are the system calls used for process management:

5 13713

what does a process mean?


7 5367

Un-Answered Questions { Unix }

"ls" command is showing all the subdirectoary and files which are present in the current directoary, i want to cut only directoary name. How to cut only name ?


what is output mkvg pvname


Whats the difference between select() and poll()?


How can I write a multi-homed server?


Why does it take so long to detect that the peer died?


Is there any advantage to handling the signal, rather than just ignoring it and checking for the EPIPE error? Are there any useful parameters passed to the signal catching function?


system choose one for me on the connect() call? Should I bind() a port number in my client program, or let the?


Why do I get EPROTO from read()?


How do I use TCP_NODELAY?


If Media Server fails. What are the steps to be followed? Can anyone please reply for this question Thanks, Ganesh


why metadb requires a seperate slice to create Solaris volume manager


What is the difference between read() and recv()?


What are the events done by the Kernel after a process is being swapped out from the main memory?


what is the advaantage of each user having its own copy of the shell?


In detail elaborate the system? What is driver?