Solaris Interview Questions
Questions Answers Views Company eMail

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

3 5438

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

2 4302

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


8 32743

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

Genpact, WNS,

11 19038

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

3 5490

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


3 6177

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 6592

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

4 7710

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 10346

What is uadmin and what does it do?

3 9019

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

2 5243

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

4 5164

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


4 7318

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


3 6550

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

9 8772

Un-Answered Questions { Solaris }

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


What is shmmni (max-shm-ids in solaris 10+)?


how to add Kernel patch in all systems at a time?


How to check damaged scsi disk?


What is semmsl (max-sem-nsems in solaris 10+)?


Tell me from where swap read the swap -l?


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?


What are nis daemons?


How do you break the root password?


Explain shmmin?


Explain semmap?


What can be a reason for the solaris system slowing down?


What is the login shell?


What are the differences between the command line and graphical user interface?


When iam loging in to my system as a normal user through the telnet I am not able to login, the message appears on the screen is unable to connect the host:the connection is refused. Please tell me the answers as soon aspossible?