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Re: Memory corruption on Indy

To: Thomas Bogendoerfer <>
Subject: Re: Memory corruption on Indy
From: Nicolas Pitre <nico@CAM.ORG>
Date: Sun, 14 Feb 1999 20:10:39 -0500 (EST)
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On Mon, 15 Feb 1999, Thomas Bogendoerfer wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 15, 1999 at 12:27:46AM +0100, wrote:
> >   find / -fstype ext2 -type f | xargs md5sym
> > 
> > several times and compare the obtained output.  Do they differ in any
> > unexplainable way?
> do you want, that everybody crash their Indys ? 
> Everybody, who wants to run the find, should umount /proc before doing it.
> Otherwise the kernel will crash, when the md5sum /proc/kcore happens.

The "-fstype ext2" should prevent find from entering /proc.  Isn't it?

Nicolas Pitre, B. ing.

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