How to easily and quickly test the connection between two nodes on Linux? This should be specific to protocol and port. We can use nc (netcat) to test the connection between two servers. For example, to test whether TCP port 1048 can be used on the server (IP 10.0.3.48 as an example) side: On the server: $ […]
How to make mmap() a large range of memory which is larger than the total size of physical memory and swap successfully? Short answer: Adding the MAP_NORESERVE flag to mmap() to make it not reserve any swap space for the mapping. For example: rr_addr = mmap((void*)i, len, PROT_READ|PROT_WRITE, MAP_ANON|MAP_PRIVATE|MAP_NORESERVE, -1, 0); More details in: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4803152/mmap-fails-when-length-is-larger-than-4gb Answered […]
How to find hard links to a file in Linux? To find out all hard links to file1: $ find /home -xdev -samefile file1 Read more: http://linuxcommando.blogspot.com/2008/09/how-to-find-and-delete-all-hard-links.html Answered by SA.