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a(n) _______ is a section of hard disk that has been formatted to hold files?
a. physical file system
b. virtual file system
c. symmetric file system
d. asymmetric file system
a. physical file system
A tree-like structure for unix file systems starts ar rhe root level; root is the name of the file at the base of this level and is denoted by which of the following symbols?
a. pound sign(#)
b. Question mark (?)
c. Forward slash (/)
d. Back slash(\)
c. forward slash (/)
Directories in the unix file system that contain subdirectories and files are ofren referred to as ______ directories.
a. child
b. parent
c. supernet
d. all of the above
b. parent
Today, partition size for unix systems is measured in:
a. Megabytes
b. gigabytes
c. both a and b
d. virtual bytes
c. both a and b
a(n) ________ act as an extension of memory so that unix has more room to run large programs.
a. utility partition
b. swap partition
c. home partition
d. gnome partition
b. swap partition
swap partitions provide an extension to which type of memory?
a. ram
b. rom
c. eprom
d. none of the above
a. ram
if you plan on having multiple users access the system, you can create a(n) ___ directory, which is home to all directories.
a. /group
b. /boot
c. /home
d. /subnet
c, /home
which of the following depicts the proper syntax of the mount command?
a. mount device-name mount-point
b. mount-point device-name
c. device-name mount-point
d. all of the above
a. all of the above
which of the collowing directories contain executables?
a. /fil
b. /exe
c. /bin
d. all of the above
c. /bin
which of the following directories contains configuration files that the system uses when the computer starts?
a. /bin
b. /etc
c. /pro
d. /ini
b. /etc
callout devices used in conjunction with a modem are referred to as _______?
a. auc
b. sd
c. lp
d. cua
d. cua
device names beginning with _____ accdss ide hard drives.
a. hd
b. idhd
c. edhd
d. lp
a. hd
device names beginning with _____ accdss ide hard drives.
a. hd
b. idhd
c. edhd
d. lp
a. hd
device names beginning with _____ accdss ide hard drives.
a. hd
b. idhd
c. edhd
d. lp
a. hd
the /lib directory contains which of the following types of information?
a. kernel
b. shared library images
c. security information
d. all of the above
d. all of the above
which of the following directories occupies no space on the hard disk?
a. /sbin
b. /tmp
c. /proc
d. /var
c. /proc
when specifying path commands, which of the following symbols separates each directory name?
a. back slash (\)
b. colon (:)
c. forward slash (/)
d. semicolon (;)
c. forward slash (/)
your login prompt is configured _______ when you login.
a. automatically
b. manually
c. both a and b
d. none of the above
a. automatically
in the bash shell prompt, which of the following formatting characters displays the number of current commands in the command history?
a. \?
b. \$
c. \!
d. \w
\!
characters that becin with the back slash are special ________ formatting characters.
a. bourne shell
b. bash shell
c. korn
d. all of the above
b. bash shell