Solaris Interview Questions
Questions Answers Views Company eMail

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

3 5074

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

2 4058

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


8 31214

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

WNS, Genpact,

11 17938

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

3 5179

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


3 5767

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 6300

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

4 7362

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 9984

What is uadmin and what does it do?

3 8667

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

2 4967

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

4 4744

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


4 6885

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


3 6264

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

9 8050

Un-Answered Questions { Solaris }

Where do you get Alarm prompt?


What is cachefs?


what is mean by netfmd in sun cluster what is the use of netfmd and what is the relation between ccd and netfmd?


Benefits of SMF compared LRC(legacy run control)?


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


Explain custom jumpstart procedure?


After first installation of Solaris 10, what and all the Securities We need to set and how ?


How can u find a file which is logged in last week?


If the root disk is failed how can change it?


How to create a gateway?


In solaris 10 root Disk is 98% full what steps to be taken?


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


1.Have you used vxboot ? 2.Minimum requirement for mirror volume to created ?


what are the alarms in solaris?


Hi, i have problem in veritas netbackup, some time tape is not reading due to barcode, while i am trying to remove the tape got error message, anyone can help how to remove the faulty tape in command? Thanks Syed