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1. 

What is a daemon?

a program that runs in the background. in windows, this is called a service.

2. 

What daemon is responsible for scheduling tasks?

crond

3. 

Why is your birth date not a good password?

it would be too easy for someone to guess.

4. 

What protocol is used for sending e-mail?

smtp (simple mail transfer protocol)

5. 

What protocol is used for receiving e-mail?

pop3 (post office protocol)

6. 

What KDE utility would you use to find out how much memory is being used by your system?

the system monitor

7. 

What is the purpose of the KDE control center?

to provide a single, convenient location from which to accomplish many common administration tasks.

Answers

1. 

A program that runs in the background. In Windows, this is called a service.

2. 

crond

3. 

It would be too easy for someone to guess.

4. 

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)

5. 

POP3 (Post Office Protocol)

6. 

The System Monitor

7. 

To provide a single, convenient location from which to accomplish many common administration tasks.



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Moving From Windows to Linux
Moving From Windows To Linux (Charles River Media Networking/Security)
ISBN: 1584502800
EAN: 2147483647
Year: 2004
Pages: 247
Authors: Chuck Easttom

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