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    SubjectRe: forkbombing Linux distributions
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    Natanael Copa <mlists@tanael.org> writes:

    > well, the problem here has that stupid fork bombs like:
    >
    > :() { :|:& };:
    >
    > brings down almost all linux distro's while other *nixes survives.

    I have seen a SunFire machine with 4GB RAM running Solaris grind to a
    complete halt from a fork bomb.

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    Måns Rullgård
    mru@inprovide.com

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