NETDICTIONARY:

Java Version

HTML Version

HTML Index

About

Suggest a word!

A B C D
E F G H
I J K L
M N O P
Q R S T
U V W X
. Y Z .


SURF TO:

Albion Home

Netiquette Home

Newbie Home

Blake Home


Happenings

About Albion

Contact Info

Email Feedback


- K -

Kermit -- A protocol used for transferring files over a dial-up connection that is commonly used on BBS systems.

kill file -- A file used by some USENET reading programs that filters out unwanted messages, usually from a particular author or on a particular subject. If you add someone to your kill file, you arrange for the person to be ignored by your news reader. Originally from Larry Wall's rn program.

kluge -- A quick fix to a problem that places expediency over elegance. Pronounced "klooj". Variant spelling is "kludge".

knowbie -- A person who understands the finer details of computer networking. See also hacker, newbie, and power newbie.

knowbot -- A artificially intelligent computer program that automates the search for animation.


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Java Version ... HTML Version ... HTML Index ... About
Albion Home ... Newbie Home ... Netiquette Home ... Email feedback

Copyright © 1996-2004 Albion.com and Seth T. Ross.
Netdictionary is a trademark of Albion.com and Seth T. Ross.
All trademarks belong to their respective owners.