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Linux administration tools quiz

How well do you know Linux tools? Our recent Linux tools guide offered advice on a wide range of topics, including application servers, networks, scripting, security, management administration, and desktops. Test your knowledge of these areas in this quiz.

1. When using a preboot execution environment (PXE) server to install an operating system, which of the following is optional?
2. When securing a MySQL database, which of the following should the distribution designate as the nonroot user?
3. Which of the following events does Nagios Event Broker not process?
4. Which of the following is not a router tool in the Linux kernel?
9. Which of the following is not an open source firewall or router for Linux?
10. Which of the following is not part of the OSSIM, or Open Source Security Information Management, tool?
11. Which of the following would you use to ignore text using a regular expression?
12. Which of the following remote management tools isn't free?
14. Which of the following isn't part of locking down a user desktop in SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10?

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This was first published in July 2009

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