Doh! Stupid Programming Mistakes <humor>

Steve smorrey at gmail.com
Thu Oct 19 13:46:54 MDT 2006


By the way I found this little tidbit, and read through it.  It's awesome!
http://www.erlenstar.demon.co.uk/unix/faq_2.html

On 10/19/06, Dave Smith <dave at thesmithfam.org> wrote:
> Steve wrote:
> > All I know for sure is it forked so many processes my computer ground
> > nearly to a halt. and ps ax was many,many pages long.
> > I just thank god I wasn't running it as root.
>
> This is when ulimit comes in handy. :)
>
> --Dave
>
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