Re: Need a word for...

Subject: Re: Need a word for...
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 5 Feb 2010 08:24:24 -0800

The key to your question is whether or not the repeated disconnect/reconnect is
supposed to be happening. If this is how the system is designed to work, then
words like "cycling," "thrashing" or "churning" could all be suitable. If the
disconnect/reconnect is an unintended and undesirable situation, then the
momentary disconnects you are describing are dropouts, and the reconnects are
the system recovering from them.

Gene Kim-Eng

----- Original Message -----
From: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
> Gee, I sorta wish I had a consolation prize to give out.
> The Techwr-l reverse-lookup-dictionary without the
> Geoff Hart auto-responder is faintly less amazing
> than I remembered it.


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