Purple Screen of Death (PSOD)

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Students Playing with dd on the Service Console

Source:  Stephan Gehring

Submitted by: Stephan Gehring
Date: May, 2006
Hardware: Several IBM xseries servers, 2x Intel Xeon CPU, 4GB RAM, QLogic HBA, Intel NICs
Build: ESX 2.5.x
Cause:
Having a bunch of students playing around with dd on the Service Console.
Resolution: Don’t make your students have to much time to play

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