the jargon thread...

This is a discussion on the jargon thread... within the A Brief History of Cprogramming.com forums, part of the Community Boards category; as for unix, I was thinking along the line of "A group of eunuchs" (or however you spell it) ICQ ...

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    as for unix, I was thinking along the line of "A group of eunuchs" (or however you spell it)

    ICQ - Is Carol Qute? (Qute = cute)augh! y'all post too fast!

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    >by the way, who has ever been to www.directx.com? ever notice the hot pink that it fades out of when you first go there? lol. <

    I got a login box, what do I type in it?



    >next -> Allegro

    What DirectX is bassed on.

    Next... IT
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    IT: International Terrorist

    If that was innapropriate to many of you...Im sorry, its what first came to my mind...

    >I got a login box, what do I type in it?

    Yeah, that has been happening to me lately too...I dont know why....maybe they have changed it into a members only place or something....

    next up -> RPG
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    RPG

    Rocket-propelled-grenade, used in launchers of the soviet military.
    Most widely known types are A and B, as in RPG-A.



    next -> FPS
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    FPS - ferrari porche sex

    next -> MS

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    Originally posted by Unregistered
    FPS - ferrari porche sex
    From this point on, Unregistered people are no longer able to post on this thread... that made no sense.

    MS - the mark of the beast (similiar in likes to 666, etc.)


    NEXT - Security

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    Secuirty - The guy that looks at my ID badge when I walk out of the office with a monitor under my arm.

    Next - pseudocode

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    pseudocode... what those damn script kiddies use to terrorize the rest of us.

    Next - AMD

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    Member of a Disney Hockey Team

    A Mighty Duck!!!

    Next-----> Spreadsheet

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    Spreadsheet - something that goes on a programmer's bed...

    Next - GPL

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    GPL - Good Programming Language... (kinda like LOL for chatting and whatnot)

    next -> VGA

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    VGA - Vegetable Grower's Association - a well known lobby group for corn, tomatoes, and the like.

    Next - IIS

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    IIS - Internal Investigation Service - a team I'm on to search out entry points for viruses into the network. (ok, I think I lost the funny theme on this one.... )

    next - VI (as in the editor)

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    Something that goes between V and VII

    How about Network?

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    Network - The art of making fishing nets.

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