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    TSR

    The company that produced the AD&D stuff...


    next -> XMS
    hth
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    XMS - Christmas, for those with ADD

    Next -> workload

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    XMS - It became to expensive for greeting card companies to print "HAPPY XMAS", so in order to save money, they now say "HPY XMS". (lame i know but it was all i could think of)

    next-> tracert
    Ramble on...

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    tracert ( trace Artie )

    what you do on a monday morning when the server is
    down and your only tech's name is Artie.


    workload ( see fastload )

    when you have to reload your favorite gun under
    the desk because you have to pretend to work...


    next -> PL/SQL
    hth
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    next -> PL/SQL

    Proof positive that Structured Query Language is written in Perl.

    next => OLE DB

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    OLE DB - Original Lame Ending Deleted By: <insert mod name here>

    Next - Sub7

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    Sub7:

    Mr. Sub's codename for their sandwich in development.

    Next: Core Dump
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    Core Dump - throwing an apple out the window

    Next - DDR RAM

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    a ram with a special 'D' extended doctorate degree...

    OCX Component...
    hasafraggin shizigishin oppashigger...

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    OCX Component->Some sort of Ingredients for a delicious meal.


    LAG->?

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    when put_pixel takes up 90 percent of your profiled program...

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    doubleanti - only when your feeling lucky

    next -> FAT32
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    FAT32, a diet plan.

    next...malloc
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    malloc: A new advanced version of the mallet, causes 50% more damage and has a +1 modifier against horses and outlaws.

    next up -> memcpy
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    memcpy-- I don't remember.

    --> pixel
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