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Re: [rekenaarterme] Afrikaans vir "luser"?

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  • KobusV
    ... Skuus julle - dit moes eintlik PEBKAC gewees het.... Groete -- Kobus Venter CNE NCDA (+27) 833893155 (+27) 828246183 WEB Adres:
    Message 1 of 4 , Jun 6, 2008
      KobusV het geskryf:
      >
      > Benti Czanik het geskryf:
      > >
      > > Wat is die Afrikaans vir luser?
      > > Volgens http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lusers
      > <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lusers>
      > > <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lusers
      > <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lusers>>
      > > is dit
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
      > Benti
      >
      > Ek sou sê dat dit iets soos "lokale" of "plaaslike" gebruiker moet wees.
      >
      > As jy dit dus, volgens my, wil afkort, sal dit of lgebruiker of
      > pgebruiker wees.
      >
      > Die storie uit WIKI laat my nogal dink aan die PEBCAC gebruiker.....
      >
      > Groete
      >
      > Kobus
      >
      > --
      > Kobus Venter
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      >
      >
      Skuus julle - dit moes eintlik PEBKAC gewees het....

      Groete

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      Kobus Venter
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    • Hvjunk
      User gebruiker Luser verbruiker (en net ons sysadmins sal verstaan ;) Maar dalk sal iets soos geloorder die gees van luser beter vas vang. Maw. n nuwe woord
      Message 2 of 4 , Jun 8, 2008
        User gebruiker
        Luser verbruiker
        (en net ons sysadmins sal verstaan ;)
        Maar dalk sal iets soos geloorder die gees van luser beter vas vang.
        Maw. 'n nuwe woord uit twee ander woorde

        Sent from my iPod touch ;)


        On Jun 7, 2008, at 6:25, "Benti Czanik" <czanik@...> wrote:

        > Wat is die Afrikaans vir luser?
        > Volgens http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lusers
        > is dit
        > 'In Internet slang, a luser (sometimes expanded to local user; also
        > luzer or luzzer) is a painfully annoying, stupid, or irritating
        > computer user. It is a portmanteau of "loser" and "user" and is
        > usually pronounced as "loser". The word luser is often synonymous
        > with lamer. In hackish, the word luser takes on a broader meaning,
        > referring to any normal user (in other words not a guru), especially
        > one who is also a loser. This term can also signify the user as a
        > layman, as opposed to power user or administrator; for example, end
        > luser. This term is very popular with technical support staff who
        > have to deal with lusers as part of their job, often metaphorically
        > employing a LART (Luser Attitude Readjustment Tool, or "clue-by-
        > four").
        >
        > The Jargon File states that word was coined around 1975 at MIT. Under
        > ITS, when a user first walked up to a terminal at MIT and typed
        > control-Z to get the computer's attention, it printed out some status
        > information, including how many people were already using the
        > computer; it might print "14 users", for example. Someone thought it
        > would be a great joke to patch the system to print "14 losers"
        > instead. There ensued a great controversy, as some of the users
        > didn't particularly want to be called losers to their faces every
        > time they used the computer. For a while several hackers struggled
        > covertly, each changing the message behind the backs of the others;
        > any time a user logged into the computer it was even money whether it
        > would say "users" or "losers". Finally, someone tried the
        > compromise "lusers", and it stuck. Later one of the ITS machines
        > supported "luser" as a request-for-help command. ITS ceased to be
        > used mid-1990, except as a museum piece; the usage lives on, however,
        > and the term "luser" is often seen in program comments and on
        > Usenet. /lusers (which abbreviates "list users") is also a common IRC
        > command to get the number of users connected to a server or network.'
        >
        >
        >


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