Subject: Re: technical acronyms (misc/17559)
To: NetBSD Userlevel Technical Discussion List <tech-userlevel@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Greg A. Woods <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/09/2003 15:02:16
[ On , April 9, 2003 at 11:33:32 (-0700), wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: technical acronyms (misc/17559)
> IMO, 'wtf' as it currently exists now has no business being in, or
> having ever been added to, the NetBSD source tree.


> If one can find something which makes it more relevant or makes better
> serve a technical audience, how does that hurt?

As has been mentioned already, the pkgsrc/dict-* packages install all
the tools and dictionaries one could ever want and then some, including
the infamous "jargon" dictionary which contains definitions of all the
computer technology terms and Usenet/IRC/e-mail abbrevs too.

You don't even have to install the server and dictionaries, just the
client and then use the public server at

								Greg A. Woods

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