On Feb 6, 2007, at 5:16 PM, ara.t.howard / noaa.gov wrote:
> that reminds me of a presentation on drb i did once: we set up a  
> mini cluster
> with everyones computer feeding from a tuplespace.  then i  
> submitted the job
>
>   ruby -e'  require "tmpdir"; loop{ fork{ open(File.join 
> (Dir.tmpdir, $$.to_s),"w"){|f| f.write(0.chr * (2**20) }  } }  '

Oh geez. Stand back. There he goes again, waving around those sharp  
pointy
snippets of code.  Ara, is your keyboard registered as a deadly weapon?

:-)

Gary Wright