Linux Engineer Interview Questions

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May 26, 2011

Interview Question for Low Latency Unix/Linux Technical Engineer at RBC Wealth Management:

“How do you find what remote hosts connect to a server on a specific port”


Mar 17, 2011

Interview Question for Linux Engineer at Allstate:

“Some Linux question”


Apr 14, 2010

Interview Question for Senior Linux Engineer at Secure-24:

“What do you stand for as a Man?”


Mar 31, 2010

Interview Question for Linux Engineer at Fire Mountain Gems and Beads:

“what's the difference between a distribution group and a security group?”


Sep 28, 2009

Interview Question for Linux Kernel Engineer at Akamai:

“Write an algorithm to sort an array of integers in O(n) time?”


Jun 5, 2009

Interview Question for Linux Kernel Engineer at Qualcomm:

“Write a shortest string copy function.”


Jun 5, 2009

Interview Question for Linux Kernel Engineer at Qualcomm:

“will you make sure in C to not include a header file which you have already included??”


Jun 5, 2009

Interview Question for Linux Kernel Engineer at Qualcomm:

“When does the control passes from user mode to kernel mode in a Linux System?”


Jun 5, 2009

Interview Question for Linux Kernel Engineer at Qualcomm:

“Whats is Stack overflow attack??...then he gave me a scenario where there was a open source code at a server and you have your piece of code at that server. You as a client are allowed to invoke a…”


Mar 11, 2009

Interview Question for Linux Kernel Engineering at Google:

“Describe what happens when you press a key”