Bug 64338 - Fork forever!
Fork forever!
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
7.2
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2002-05-02 13:13 EDT by anusheel
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:42 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-05-02 13:34:26 EDT
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Description anusheel 2002-05-02 13:13:35 EDT
Description of Problem:
	-an endless fork by any normal user causes the system to hang up.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
	-there in the latest ver.

How Reproducible:
	easily!

Steps to Reproduce:
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Actual Results:
a simple 
	while(1)
	{
	fork();
	}

really goes on forever!!
Expected Results:


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Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2002-05-02 13:34:22 EDT
man ulimit


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