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When does DNS use TCP instead of UDP

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DNS use TCP for zone transfer.

Agreed....used for zone transfer....

Maximum UDP packet size is 512 bytes (or 4096, with the extension of DNS protocol). When the request is larger then a max. UDP size, DNS will switch to TCP.

User has lost root password, how do you reset?

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Can you write the code to generate the Fibonacci sequence?

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How do you control processes on a Linux server?

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"What are your favorite command to use at the linux command line"

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Write perl code to find the number of lines in a file

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Define the difference between a hub and a switch

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Can you give me an example of how to use awk?

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Know what the lsof command does.

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1. Tell me about yourself 2. DNS 3. DHCP 4. Do you know perl 5. Do you know OpenStack

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