Server management systems and tools

Q1. Managing Linux servers requires skills in using command line tools. Consult various sources of
information to gain an understanding of why Linux System Administrators must be proficient in using
Linux command line tools as opposed to graphical user interface (GUI) based tools

Q2. Use the following commands on a Linux machine running any flavour of Linux (e.g., Ubuntu,
Kali), and document the following for each command: (2 Marks * 3=6 Marks)
• lsof
• netstat
• mtr



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