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A UNIX fie system has been reported at 100% full. You log in and clear what appears to be the offending file. However, the file system still reports to be 100% full. What could cause this?>

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In this case the answer accepted was. "The file that you cleared was still open by the calling application. The file handle was still in use and the file system was not recognizing that the space had been released.

Use the lsof utilty (List Open Files) to identfy the process

Kill or restart the process which has been still looking for deleted file

How do you handle irate clients that are having technical trobules and need to work immediately.

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How would you handle multiple projects and deadlines from different supervisors?

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How will you troubleshoot an issue like when the application is down or unreachable?

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Write an efficient stored procedure to allocate unique integer ids.

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How did you design a performance management system? And was it successful? Why or why not?

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How experienced are you in Excel?

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How do you answer the employees complaining about their paychecks not correct?

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Explain reasonable accommodation in regards to the ADA.

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How do you handle various projects at one time?

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