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SubjectRe: memory crash

> I don't think you have to go to all that trouble. The following code
> will hang my system AND a Sun witb SinOs 4.3
> main()
> {
> char x[2048];
> main();
> }
> Eventually the drive that contains the swap file will come on continuously
> and there is too little available CPU time to kill the task .....

You should have resource limits set to stop your users doing this if it
worries you.


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