Demonstrating a fork bomb :-)

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is that like a tool to put lots of pressure on the system.

yes

That’s literally the answer :slight_smile:

It’s not a true fork bomb, because it’s a linear progression, rather than exponential. Here’s some more info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fork_bomb

Try typing

yes

to see what I mean.

Just a quick look here to do this:

while true
do
   yes > /dev/null &
done

Be sure to have htop running in another window to see stuff happening :slight_smile:

When you’re ready to stop, kill the command with CTRL-C, and then killall yes

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