put nothing nowhere

cat /dev/zero > /dev/null &
Just waste some resources in a philosophical way

By: gustavold
2009-03-02 18:18:52

What Others Think

Yup- an absolutely wasted command further wasting your time as an administrator and wasting your resources. Nothing useful here.
atoponce · 485 weeks and 2 days ago
Eheh .... Just funny. But useless indeed.
CodSpirit · 485 weeks and 2 days ago
linuxrawkstar · 485 weeks and 2 days ago
+1 for zen :)
sud0er · 485 weeks and 2 days ago
I'm voting it up because, while it's useless and wasteful, it's also very profound. Just image an eternal fountain of nothing springing up only to spill into an endless void. Wow!
goodevilgenius · 485 weeks and 2 days ago
+1 for karma/zen whatever
inod3 · 485 weeks and 1 day ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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