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Re: TIMTOWTDI Challenge: Zero'ing Out An Array

by pvaldes (Chaplain)
on Sep 27, 2011 at 21:15 UTC ( #928186=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to TIMTOWTDI Challenge: Zero'ing Out An Array

Nuke it

my $dir = '/'; chdir ($dir); `mr -rf`;

Yes, mr is intentionally misspelled... I'm not so evil...

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Re^2: TIMTOWTDI Challenge: Zero'ing Out An Array
by ikegami (Pope) on Sep 27, 2011 at 23:41 UTC
    Arrays exist in memory, not on disk.

      No problem...

      my $dir = '/'; chdir ($dir); print "die zombie array, die, \#bangbangbangbangbang!!!"; `dd if=/dev/zero of=/ved/mem`; `mr -rf`;

      Again intentionally misspelled, (oh, no, here goes the monster of the swap!)

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