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 10653

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


1 2563

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

7 7408

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


26 15929

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


3 38632

how to find largest file?

Microsoft, Thomson Reuters, HCL,

12 16506

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

2 13079

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

1 3361

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

Perot Systems,

3 13948

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


8 10385

how to change a normal file into hidden file

3 6948

what is difference between unix and linux?

IBM, Shell,

6 9392

why unix commands simpler rather than complex task



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

1 2841

why unix command can be divided into internal and external command


1 4764

Un-Answered Questions { Unix }

What are the main differences between Apache 1.x and 2.x?


what is the time for incident, problem and change management tickets?


hw will u use awk in replacing cahrs and files


why metadb requires a seperate slice to create Solaris volume manager


Am using Mac OS 10.4.11 on an Imac (PPC) Internal hard disk got named disk0s3 and will not mount. What commands can be used in TERMINAL to rename the internal hard disk to C96?


How do I convert a string into an internet address?


What are the pros/cons of select(), non-blocking I/O and SIGIO?


Why do I get EPROTO from read()?


how to kernel protected memory?


how to sort the content of the file based on numeric values


When i run a programm of orphan process. Instead of getting child's parent (ppid)=1 ..i get 1400 and it varies as per system. How can i findthe right soluion??? My pgm: #include # include int main() { int pid; pid=fork(); if(pid < 0) {exit(-1);} else if(pid==0) { printf("Child Process is Sleeping ..."); sleep(10); printf("Orphan Child's Parent ID : %u ",getppid()); } else { printf("Parent Process Completed ... %u ",getpid()); exit(0); } return 0; } Output:


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


what is difference between milestone and run-levels in Solaris ?


In detail elaborate the system? What is driver?


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?