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The Bellinghman
Date: 2010-02-17 17:00
Subject: Oops
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I just accidentally wrote a fork bomb.

Thank goodness for the fact the process in question had enough of a bottleneck that it couldn't max-out both cores, so I was able to shut everything else down and log off cleanly.
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Neil Youngman
User: tsr2
Date: 2010-02-28 21:10 (UTC)
Subject: killall
I wonder if killall could have got them faster than they were forking? Or were you on a different OS?
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The Bellinghman
User: bellinghman
Date: 2010-03-01 00:02 (UTC)
Subject: Re: killall
Windows. So yes.
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