[Pdx-pm] forking

Randal L. Schwartz merlyn at stonehenge.com
Thu Jan 25 10:36:26 PST 2007

>>>>> "Michael" == Michael Rasmussen <mikeraz at patch.com> writes:

Michael> I believe this is called a fork bomb.

I've learned to always type "die" at the end of the child branch
from the moment I type the fork.  I won't say how I've learned. :)

    defined(my $kid = fork) or die "Cannot fork: $!";
    unless ($kid) { # kid does
     die "should not reach here"; # this gets added first..

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