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    SubjectRe: Dumb question: Why are exceptions such as SIGSEGV not logged
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    "David D. Hagood" <wowbagger@sktc.net> writes:

    > Valdis.Kletnieks@vt.edu wrote:
    >
    > > Consider this code:
    > > char *foo = 0;
    > > sigset(SIGSEGV,SIG_IGNORE);
    > > for(;;) { *foo = '\5'; }
    > > Your logfiles just got DoS'ed....
    >
    >
    > Why not then just log uncaught exceptions?

    You can still DoS by forking repeatedly and having the child die with
    SEGV...

    -Doug
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