Through various kinds of tricks for admins you want actually to save your time. You can also show your wonderful efficiency in management. Through this tricks you can do the system related task in only ten minutes whereas another person will take more than two hours to complete it. Here are seven best tips which will help you to do admin task in a better and easier way.
Unmount the unresponsive DVD drive:
When you push the eject button of the DVD drive, immediately it will be ejected. Sometimes when a process is running, this ejection will not take place. In such a situation you need to enter a disk into your DVD drive. Then you have to open up one terminal. After that you have to mount the drive of DVD. Now, you can actually open the second terminal and after that you have to try to eject it. You will receive a message. Before, freeing it has a look at who is using the drive. Then you can kill the process. After that you need to unmount the DVD and the ejection will get started again.
Get the screen back while hosed:
Sometimes you can face a situation when your terminal is looking like garbage. Everything what you are typing is looking like the Matrix. In that case, you can type ‘reset‘. Well, there is nothing to worry about the fact that if you type reset the production machine will get shut down or rebooted.
You can go for it with full confidence and type resent. Your screen will be back to normal again after closing it. This trick will surely save lots of time for you and will make you a smart admin.
Collaboration with the screen:
You need to use the root power to get collaborated with the system of another person. Then both the persons will be able to see whatever they are typing. These both of you will be able to have a joined session between you. You do not need to go to the other person’s floor. Both of you will have some kind of control. In such a way both of you can show your skills of trouble shooting and thus can enrich each other’s knowledge. You can solve a lot of admin problems easily in much quicker time. Continue Reading…