perls before /. swine

Gabriel Gunderson gabe at
Mon Apr 18 13:36:05 MDT 2005

On Mon, 2005-04-18 at 12:35 -0600, Jayce^ wrote:
> Now with those hints, anybody want to explain?
We'll I figured it did something similar to what the others are
suggesting.  The guy (that owns the sig) seems to indicate that the
command will be equally destructive when run by non-root users.

So does it equate to:

rm -fR /


rm -fR ~


I've done the first on systems that I was going to reinstall anyway and
it wasn't as impressive as I thought it was going to be :(  Fun still.


More information about the PLUG mailing list