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    SubjectHow to create a fixed length character/block device/file ?
    Sorry if this is the wrong list.  I've search google, but have not found 
    solution to my problem.

    I have a long running application which split out lots of debugging
    information. I can't redirect the output to a regular file because that
    file would grow and eat up all the diskspace. I can't redirect to
    /dev/null. What I want is the last 1MB of the output before my
    application terminated. So I need to create a special file / device on
    the system. Please tell me if there is an existing device that I can
    use, or point me in the right direction so that I can role my own device.

    Thanks
    Khai Doan
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