ITEC 274- VM Exercise Lab –Pt#1
This is an in class individual work, that should be done using the Ubuntu VM, you createdfor this class.No other Linux version will be accepted.This activity will count as10pointtowards your VM &Windows Lab.Submit answers for this exercise in thisword documentviaBlackBoard / LAB.Plagiarize work with be given a zero grade.
Task A: Using the Linux VM
Note:Your screenshots must be clear enough to understand what is on the image.
Each command and results of that command should be given.You will lose points if screenshots are not clear and go with the right question.D0 NOT USE the “root” accountwhen performing the following tasks.
Open a Terminal Console and perform the following.[10mks.]
Note:all screenshot should been shown from theTerminal Console windowNOTfrom the GUI window.You will lose point otherwise.
1.Create one new directory and 2 files inside that directory.Give each file an Identifiable name.
i.[Paste screenshot showing files and directory created here …]
ii.Write out the full command used to create the file?
iii.Add some text to one of the files and display it to the screen
2.System CPU & memory information
a.Change to your home (~) directory
b.Display the contents of the home directory. [Hint: use long option]
i.[Paste screenshot showing home directory here …]
c.Use thecat /proc/meminfocommand to determine memory information about your Linux virtual machine
i.What is the total memory size of your virtual machine?
ii.How much memory is available on your virtual machine?
d.What is the model name of the processor and speed in your Linux virtual machine?
i.Show screenshot of just the above sections … not the entire information given
3.Use thelocatecommand to find one or both of the file/s created in question one above.
4.Removeoneof the files from the directory.
i.Show that the file was removed from the folder.
5.Explain the difference between “root user” and “regular” standard user on the Linux system. Also, state or show how each account type can be identify.