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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
The file system unix use a multilevel indexes access to disk, 12 direct blocks, 1 single indirect block, 1 double indirect block, 1 triple indirect block:
block = 512 bytes,
pointer = 4 byte,
and there is a file of 200 blocks,
how many disk access is needed to read the block... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: blob84
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm currently studying for my exam, and is practicing with sample exam questions.
However there is a question asking "Name THREE UNIX Directory system calls" and the answer given is "opendir, closedir and readdir", however the next question ask "Why is a write directory system call not included... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Izzy123
how is it possible for a directory to be empty and still have a size greater than 0 in bytes...
i made a shell script that shows info about all files/directories and this is what came up
the last one is the size, here its showing 1024
in the for loop i did something like
for h in * .*; do
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: omega666
4. OS X (Apple)
in the screen shot I'd like to remove the lock sandwiched between the spaces indicator and the monitor icon, how do I get rid of it? It locks the screen and I cannot remember how it came to be
Thanks for your help! (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: guptaxpn
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have installed Solaris 10 on SPARC system (Ultra 5)
And I'm using Acer AL1715 LCD monitor.
The screen resolution is not just right.
How to change the resolution
Thanks in advance. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: chaandana
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i would like to see an unix screen shot if anyone could take a screen shot of unix (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: royal
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
what's the point of having loopback when you can just ping your local ip address? for example if my ip is 188.8.131.52, why can't i just do ping 5 184.108.40.206 instead of ping 5 127.0.1.1? it seems to me the only point in having it is for the sake of convenience? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jinduy
8. IP Networking
If I login to a Unix system (general user account), will the unix system generate a history file?
If positve, will it stored the IP adress also?
Thanks and Regards
;) (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: PennyLi
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Please help : I have a question i am just starting to study UNIX and i need some advice,as my teacher isn,t the helpful type.
I have just formatted my pc and partitioned it with win98 and winxp, do i need to create a partion for UNIX ??? OR is UNIX run in whatever partion i want it ????
Will... (6 Replies)
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