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NIT1202 – Operating Systems, UNIX Script Assignment

Tasks: You are required to write a Bourne Again Shell Script (bash) to manage a menu driven program. When executed the user should be presented with a menu with 4 (four) options: 1. Print the following user information: the home directory, path, userid , login shell together with the current date and time. 2. Ask a user a range and it displays eight random number between the range. [Range difference must be 100. Example Enter a range: 200 300 3. Print out the highest and the lowest numbers of the generated eight random numbers 4. Exit the program Requirements: Your script…


Assignment1: Role of OS Operating System and CLI | MN404 – T3 2017

Fundamentals of Operating Systems and Java Programming Assignment 1 Specifications ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­_________________________________________________________________________________ Section 1:  Operating Systems   An operating system consists of four essential subsystem managers such as Memory Manager, Processor Manager, Device Manager and File Manager. When a user executes a command explain with a flow chart how these managers cooperate with each other to get a job done. Research the Internet or current literature to identify an operating system that runs a cell phone or handheld computer. (These are generally known as mobile operating systems.) List the key features of the operating system and the hardware it is designed to…


Assessment 1 – Scripting for System Automation COMP9053

Assessment 1 – Scripting for System Automation COMP9053 This assessment will test your knowledge of the command line tools, your ability to combine them to solve problems, your ability to write shell scripts and your ability to work from a high-level problem statement to a concrete solution via shell scripting. If you have any questions about the assignment, or you’re stuck somewhere, please post to the relevant thread in Blackboard. Don’t waste time being stuck when it might be because something isn’t clear. This assessment will be worth 30% of your final grade Due before midnight Sunday October 15th 2017…


PG/UG CSI3208 / CSI5208 – Ethical Hacking and Defence

Assignment 2 Assessment Notes:        UG (CSI3208) & PG (CSI5208) have different assessments UG students must undertake the UG assignment PG students must undertake the PG assignment Kali Linux is available as a virtual machine on the Unit Resources section of Blackboard   Task You are to infiltrate the provided system and attain root level privileges. Additionally there are five flags, these flags are represented as values and are awarded at each point of system compromise. Look for them in home directories, web pages etc.   You are to write a report outlining each test / attack run against the system…


Linux assessment item 3

Length: 15 to 20 pages in length, including screenshots. Part 2 – Practical 1)      You work for a medium-sized organisation that runs approximately 35 Linux servers that perform a variety of tasks such web hosting, database hosting, application hosting, email relay, file serving, etc. You are required to compare services provided by Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and one other cloud based Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider, specifically looking at: [5 marks] 1 Service Features: Detail and compare the services provided for virtual Linux server hosting, storage, virtual machine management and network services. List which Linux distributions are supported by each IaaS provider. 2 IPv4 and…


Linux server administration assignment

Question 1 1) You are required to configure and test a DNS server. Configure a DNS server with both forward and reverse lookup. You should configure a domain name zone of, and a reverse name mapping zone of Configure A and PTR records for: host1 –, host2 – and host3 – Configure a CNAME of www for host1, and a CNAME of srv_file for host2. Test the operation of your DNS server using an external client running DNS queries. [10 marks] Question 2 2.1 Create a user “assgn2′ 2.2 Goto assgn2’s home directory and create the following…


csc8512 Assignment 2

Question 2 (marks 25) One of your users has purchased an 8.0TB OWC Mercury Elite Pro ex- ternal drive. The OWC drive contains 4×2.0TB Toshiba disks and has hardware RAID 1, 5, or 10. The plan is to use it as a RAID 5 backup storage. The RAID array will be connected to the work machine using a USB3 cable. Instead of using the normal backup levels the user would prefer to have a current snapshot of his home directory while retaining differences between snapshots. So when a backup is performed the user would like the following to occur: a. The…