[linux-elitists] Fun with manlyedit

Teh Entar-Nick nick@teh.entar.net
Wed Jan 21 21:16:57 PST 2004

begin  Jason Spence  quotation:
> Did anyone actually run the copy of manlyedit I posted in message ID
> 20040115214944.Z5998@shaitan.lightconsulting.com on Thu, 15 Jan 2004
> 21:49:45 -0800 ?  As a joke, I had it spawn off a program that
> would, um, do stuff [1] every few minutes until you figured out how
> to kill the process.  I was just wondering if anyone had actually
> try to run it and been bitten somehow.

	Don't think my monkey detector hadn't spotted it.  You don't
throw in a printf of a gazillion octal codes unless you mean
sneakiness, and the sh pipe was pretty clear.  Bonus points for the
all-whitespace filenames.

"Forget the damned motor car and build cities for lovers and friends."
	-- Lewis Mumford


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