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  1. CompiledMonkey

    CompiledMonkey New Member

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    Yeah, running that from / can really fuck up a *nix box. I got the chance to run it for myself today on a test box of mine. Needless to say I couldn't do jack after that. :big grin:
     
  2. CyberBullets

    CyberBullets I reach to the sky, and call out your name. If I c

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    ive done that b4.

    it got to /dev/ and froze.

    i also mounted /boot/ to make sure i did the job in well :big grin:
     
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    And your point is...

    -crontab -l
     
  4. Rob

    Rob OT Supporter

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    I did that to /etc once. Things slowly start to fail.......
     
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  6. CompiledMonkey

    CompiledMonkey New Member

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    Who said I had a point? :fawk:
     
  7. event::woer

    event::woer Βanned bу Suρer Mοderators

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    havent done it myself but have told friends to
     
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  9. DatacomGuy

    DatacomGuy is moving to Canada

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    :rofl::rofl::rofl:
     
  10. R-Type

    R-Type The Bydo Empire must die!

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    A test box? bah, that's no fun at all....
    Its only fun when you do it to something like an AIX RS6000 machine running your company's accounting software. :p

    BOFH has returned!
     
  11. Aimless

    Aimless Resident drunkey

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    So then they won't REMEMBER how much you were getting paid before they fired you.
     

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