Can disk imaging software be used to perform a Linux installation? When you use disk imaging software to write a Linux ISO image onto a USB flash drive, the filesystem existing on the flash drive is maintained. To perform a Linux installation over a network, you can connect to a server with the appropriate installation files via FTP.
Is ext3 the traditional filesystem used on Linux? The majority of modern Linux distributions default to the ext4 filesystem, just as previous Linux distributions defaulted to ext3, ext2, and—if you go back far enough—ext. If you’re new to Linux—or to filesystems—you might wonder what ext4 brings to the table that ext3 didn’t.
Which directory in the FHS contains most system commands and utilities?
|/usr||The directory that contains most system commands and utilities.|
|/var||The directory that contains log files and spools.|
|chgrp (change group) command||The command used to change the group owner of a file or directory|
What hex code is associated with a Linux swap type partition? Such a file system could be the linux standard ext3 file system or linux swap space, or even foreign file systems like (Microsoft) NTFS or (Sun) UFS. There is a numerical code associated with each partition type. For example, the code for ext2 is 0x83and linux swap is 0x82(0x mean hexadecimal).