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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

If the customer was on the phone angry and pressuring to get the system back online but you didn't know what the issue was how would you deal with the situation

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What did I know about Salesforce governance?

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The interview questions were pretty average. Each person had questions written down but they didn't seem to be form questions. Average interview questions. The questions were not very technical

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Which one is the bit of the Sticky Bit?

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When does DNS use TCP instead of UDP

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How would you restart IIS running on Windows Server

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Why are manhole covers round?

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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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