Monthly Archives: May 2010

HOW MOST *NIX SYSTEM BOOTS ..

BIOS -> GRUB -> INIT 1. System powered on and BIOS starts 2. BIOS checks the h/w components RAM,Keyboard,Mouse,HDD etc are connected and properly configured 3. BIOS sets up the environment and then checks the 1st bootable media (CDROM/LAN/HDD etc.) … Continue reading

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Format a PenDrive in Command Line ..

Insert the pendrive in the USB port , In command mode su to root mode , Check wheather pendrive is mounted or not #mount From the output of mount get the location where the pendrive is mounted and the block … Continue reading

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Wanna audit your Files in Linux Systems !! – Part 1

Its so simple … What audit means – Check who made changes to a file like read or write !! A daemon named auditd is in the linux kernel which is responsible for auditining the predefined files according to the … Continue reading

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