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College PRIMOS prankster wreaks havoc with sysadmin manuals

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Ah, PRIMOS...

At university, I recall discovering that in PRIMOS you could delete the parent directory (..) from a child directory, thus totally bollixing up the filesystem. I naively reported the problem and got barred from using the system. No good deed unpunished!

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