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    SubjectRe: memory crash

    That not a very "efficiant" program anyways :)

    the more "fun" version of this program

    main ()
    {
    while (fork())
    fork(4096);
    }

    Ohhh thats so bad..

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    On Wed, 11 Dec 1996, Alan Cox wrote:

    >
    > > 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.
    >
    > Alan
    >
    >


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