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Your sysadmin might not be happy.

That is putting it mildly :). I remember calling a professor as his machine started to alarm due to a self-inflicted (read: prof did it to self) fork bomb. Getting onto the machine and rebooting without losing data was, umm, fun.

Thankfully, the prof happened to be one of the reasonable ones, and it was "his" machine, so other than the two of us, there was not a lot of impact :)

--MidLifeXis


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