Posts with the tag UNIX

Advanced Usage of ethtool

There exist a comparison of ethtool in linux with the equivalents in solaris command-by-command... It's great!

not available anymore... but here is an archived version: https://web.archive.org/web/20120918092833/http://hub.opensolaris.org/bin/view/Project+brussels/ethtool-dladm-comparison

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strace - Watch File Access of any Executable

To trace files that a certain software opens, run:
strace -e trace=open -o my_progam.log my_program
# Or include access as well:
strace -e trace=open,access my_program
# Log a CDROM autorun:
strace -o out.txt -f ./cdrom/autorun
# Analyze log file for operations setting a SUID bit:
grep '...

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