Solaris Interview Questions
Questions Answers Views Company eMail

Suppose if u want to reconfigure the kernel then how ur going to do?

3 4527

You can ping servers on the subnet your workstation is on, but not other subnets. Why?

2 3627

If you can ping a server, but can't telnet or ssh to it, whats wrong?


8 28787

If you mistype a password, how do you clear it out to retype the password again?

WNS, Genpact,

11 15378

If fsck is running, one thind u should not do.. what's that?

3 4637

If you try to send an e-mail to someone and the following message appear "Message Undeliverable", what could be wrong?


3 5257

How do you give a user access to an application or program that needs to run as root without giving them the root password?

3 5859

When you "ping server" and "ping server.domainname", you get different results. Why?

4 6843

How would you truncate a log file that is growing too large if you don't have space to compress it or to move it somewhere else? How would you do it?

3 9502

What is uadmin and what does it do?

3 8159

If you have multiple ethernet interfaces, how do you keep it from routing between them?

2 4564

You can receive e-mail, but when u try to send e-mail .. u can't send any. What is wrong?

4 4326

If you have forgotten the root password for a server, how do you get back in?


4 6376

Security point of view,What's there in NIS+ than NIS?


3 5854

How can you search for commands at the boot prompt if you only know part of the command?

9 7254

Un-Answered Questions { Solaris }

when i am starting solaris10 with 'fail safe mode' on intel machine it is asking "#starting shell".what is it and how to solve this problem?


Hi We have upgraded our sun machine from solaris 9 to solaris 10. Before upgradation the date command output(Solaris 9) Wed Oct 13 09:45:21 IST 2010 But after upgradation the output for date is as below(solaris 10). Wednesday, October 13, 2010 9:46:14 AM IST Looks like I need to change LC_TIME=C. can you please help me how to change it for permanently


How to add a new LUN in exit disksets (metasets) in solaris please answer me step by step procedure?


Hi, I need information regarding LDOMS.Like What is LDOMS ,Creation of LDOMS, errors on LDOMS, troubleshooting LDOMS...etc.... pls post the info. Regards, Naresh


Performace degradations in NFSv4 when upgraded from NFSv3? problems with NFS v4?


what is the difference between solaris8 and solaris9 and solaris10


There are two nic cards on a sun server. I need to connect one nic to pupic ip and another nic to DMZ. Could you tell me how to configure step by step?


environment? Is it heterogeneous (mix of linux, solaris,other UNIX)?


please post step by step installation of packages from the EIS cd..


Explain custom jumpstart procedure?


Can you explain Does "AMD Turion 64 X2 Processor TL50, 1.6 GHz " supports Solaris 10?


How do u know that,what patch can be applicable on the system?


How to configure email notification in solaris 8? We are using netbackup 5


what are the alarms in solaris?


What is the use of Sam utility in solaris