A module for crashing the kernel
Posted Jan 28, 2010 3:05 UTC (Thu) by pr1268
Parent article: A module for crashing the kernel
> it's not clear that this little module will ever make its way into the mainline.
Why not? Windows 2000 and XP have a similar feature (invoked by a keystroke combination).
Of course, I'd personally be afraid of this module lurking in my kernel. One malicious script writing to any of the files in the provoke_crash directory with this module active would be disastrous.
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