svn commit: r265132 - in head: share/man/man4 sys/dev/null
doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Wed Apr 30 23:56:26 UTC 2014
On 1 May 2014, at 0:18, Ian Lepore <ian at freebsd.org> wrote:
>> /dev/full is similar to /dev/zero except it always returns
>> ENOSPC when you attempt to write to it.
> For some reason this reminded me of something I've been wanting for a
> while but never get around to writing... /dev/ones, it's just
> like /dev/zero except it returns 0xff bytes. Useful for dd'ing to wipe
> out flash-based media.
Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software - http://www.gsoft.com.au
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