Re: Hard Hitting Computing

Subject: Re: Hard Hitting Computing
From: "Susan W. Gallagher" <sgallagher -at- EXPERSOFT -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 7 Nov 1996 11:03:34 -0800

>>Maybe we could come up with a glossary of two-fisted computing terms. No,
>>"paste" doesn't count, even though it's in Webster.

>I would suggest several entries. (In no way do these suggest my own sensitivities. But I rarely write something that only I will read.)

>terminate
>abort
>invalid
>parent/child
>orphan/widow
>master/slave
>kill
>hit
>etc.

My gut reaction is that we should >>>clobber<<< this thread. ;-)

Sue Gallagher
sgallagher -at- expersoft -dot- com
-- The _Guide_ is definitive.
Reality is frequently inaccurate.


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