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Skills required

Knowledge of Linux - Linux commands, shell scripting, and Linux files

Basic knowledge of Linux system programming and operating system internals

Understanding of kernel programming and Linux multi-process user space

Knowledge of system performance tuning

Linux Developer Assessment

You can use the skills listed below to check a candidate’s practical knowledge of Linux.

  • Linux basics
  • Fundamentals of Linux operating system and Linux commands
  • Advanced operating system concepts

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10 MCQs
on Linux fundamentals

10 MCQs
on Linux commands

Sample questions

Which of the following Linux commands is used to change the student file to Myfile?

  • $ mv student MyfileCorrect Answer
  • $ cat student Myfile
  • $ rename student Myfile
  • $ cat student > Myfile

What is the result of the following Linux/Unix command:

chmod o-w myfile

  • Add executable permission for the current user to myfile
  • Remove executable permission for other users for myfile
  • Add write permission for the current user to myfile
  • Remove write permission for other users for myfileCorrect Answer

In a Linux/Unix system, which of the following commands is used to make all the sub-directories and files of the directory kpak executable by all users:

chmod -R a+x kpak
chmod -R 222 kpak
chmod -R 755 kpak
chmod -R 227 kpak

  • 1
  • 1 and 3Correct Answer
  • 1, 2, and 3
  • 1, 3, and 4

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