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Page 1 of 4 CST8207 LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM I TEST#1 REVIEW When : Wednesday February 20 , 200 8 Where: Room T119 Format: 45 minutes, 45 multiple choice questions All Multiple Choices to be filled out on Scantron cards Important: BRING A PENCIL AND ERASER!! Weight: 15% of final grade What to study : labs(lab1,2,3 , 4 and 5 ), lecture notes (#1 to #7), quiz #1 and #2, and this review document Review Questions 1. What is “Linux”? Linux was designed by Linus Torvalds in early 1990’s. Multi-user and multi-tasking operating system, supporting multi platforms Linux is an open source operating system, developed under GPL (general public license) 2. What are Linux distributions? Know the main differences between distributions. 3. Linux login? Know the difference between root account and regular user accounts? Root account: Super user account, which has full access to system, performing administration operations: such as creating user accounts, mounting filesystem, creating partitions. Regular user account:
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course LINUX CST8207 taught by Professor Normanhann during the Spring '08 term at Algonquin College.

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