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Re: Sucerity Related: Disable a Forkbomb.
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: Sucerity Related: Disable a Forkbomb.
- From: "STeve Andre'" <andres_(_at_)_msu_(_dot_)_edu>
- Date: Mon, 25 Sep 2000 15:49:33 -0400
40 processes don't consume a lot of CPU? I'm going to have to try
that. On SunOS I know it does. Well, time to experiment...
At 12:46 PM 9/25/00 -0700, David Terrell wrote:
There's no resource exhaustion, and processes that take up a lot
of CPU time start finding themselves at the back of the scheduler
queue. After 40 processes exist, no more are created, so you just
have 40 processes making system calls, which is annoying but not
Then you find the user and kill -9 their processes and take their
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