HP-UX System Administration
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Pseudo swap on HP-UX_______
A. allows storing swapped page images to tape
B. protects application data during power failures
C. extends the apparent swap space reservation limit
D. improves overall system performance
Which level is used by fbackup to complete a full
What is the purpose of the lost+found directory?
A. allows fsck to recover orphaned files and directories
B. required on JFS file systems for journaling
C. functions as a trash can for the file system
D. a temporary storage for deleted files
How does root allow an ordinary user to add/remove
printers in SAM?
A. not possible
B. edit sam.allow
C. set the UID bit
D. establish a restricted build
What describes the difference between block and character
A. Block I/O is used to send data to disk and character
I/O is not.
B. Character I/O is used to send data to disk and
block I/O is not.
C. Block I/O goes through the buffer cache and character
I/O does not.
D. Character I/O goes through the buffer cache and
block I/O does not.
E. Block I/O is for large data transfers only and
character I/O is for small data transferred only.
Which file does an HP-UX administrator edit to turn
the bootp daemon on at boot?
Which command is used to recreate the / stand/system
C. vi system
How do you turn a local variable into an environmental
variable in the POSIX shell?
A. set variable
B. env variable
C. echo variable
D. export variable
What is the accepted method for allowing local configuration
changes to be made to start-up scripts?
A. direct editing of the configuration scripts
B. configure variables defined in /etc/system.conf
C. edit files in /etc/rc.config.d
D. prompt/dev/console during state changes
Which statement is true regarding a device file's
A. It is determined by its hardware address.
B. It points to the associated kernel driver.
C. It is used to allocate buffer space.
D. It determines the device's interrupt priority.
E. It sets the kernel response timeout in tics.
What does the pvcreate command create?
A. a hard partition
B. a physical volume device file
C. the lvm disk resident structures
D. the physical links