on a bunch
of internet forums
will tell uninformed computer
users to type
this into the Terminal
to fix their computer
problems. Once these poor bastards hit the return key and type
password the system starts erasing everything on the hard drive. This command is only for use with Un*x-like operating systems (Mac, Linux, and BSD but not Windows
.) The Windows
version of this command is 'format c:'
Uninformed User- "Hey I need help with something."
Troll -"Type 'sudo rm -rf /' into the Terminal and hit return, and then enter your password"
Uninformed User- "WHAT THE FUCK!?!?!?"