Respite from the OOM killer
Posted Sep 30, 2004 12:54 UTC (Thu) by nix
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This means that any malicious user without sufficiently vicious ulimits can exhaust not just memory but disk space as well, even on disks he can't write to.
Is this entirely wise?
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