Change directory to / and then to
etc. Type ls; if
the output is longer than your screen, make the window longer, or
try Shift+PageUp and
The file inittab contains the answer
to the first question in this list. Try the file command on it.
-> The file type of my inittab is
Use the command cat inittab and read the file.
-> What is the default mode of your computer?
Return to your home directory using the cd command.
Enter the command file .
-> Does this help to find the meaning of "."?
Can you look at "." using the cat
Display help for the cat program, using
the --help option. Use the option for
numbering of output lines to count how many users are listed in the