Unix Interview Questions
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What Is the command to change a file's creation time. means one file is created at the time 15:19 then time should br changed to 14:14

IBM, 3i Infotech,

8 9887

how to set request time out value for name resolution on clients (hp-ux) ?


1 2231

How do you find which version and name of unix you are using at the command prompt?

7 6678

Is there any command in Unix, other than:ls, to list the files in a directory? The answer will be highly appreciated...


26 13898

What is the difference between AWK and SED commands? Plz give example and explain...


3 32439

how to find largest file?

Microsoft, Thomson Reuters, HCL,

12 14570

What is "type" command in unix?what is the functionality??

2 11301

how to check GDE,EME,Java,Oracle9i Enterprise Edition Release versions Versions on unix system

1 2840

How to know a process is a zombie or orphan process?

Perot Systems,

3 11648

HOW can I work UNIX commands on Windows XP without installing UNIX O/S in PC


8 9638

how to change a normal file into hidden file

3 6492

what is difference between unix and linux?

IBM, Shell,

6 8628

why unix commands simpler rather than complex task



how can you say that unix operating system provides more security than other operating systems.

1 2608

why unix command can be divided into internal and external command


1 4215

Un-Answered Questions { Unix }

i m putting 2.6yrs fake exp in oracle/unix production support i want to know some real time issues,like tell me the challenging issue u ever faced? my project is credit card application plz help me!


what is output mkvg pvname


How do I convert a string into an internet address?


I am new to Unix and Unix Shell scripting could you guide me on how to go about these subjects and where to start from with concern to Oracle?. I also would like to know where does UNIX shell Scripting help in terms of development of a application in Oracle? I have no clue in the subject so do help me. Thank You Neelima


i am prepairing for 2+ yrs exp in oracle/unix production support,can u tell me which type issue comes in server plz help


"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 ?


Explain how and when a DNS request is solved when a user tries to surf to the site www.abcdeg.in .Assume the user machine uses a local name server and sits on another network other than www.abcdef.in.


In detail elaborate the system? What is driver?


Why do I get EPROTO from read()?


What is ant_build.sh? Have u seen that file?


How can I write a multi-homed server?


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


What is the difference between SO_REUSEADDR and SO_REUSEPORT?


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