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  2. Ampersand - Wikipedia

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    However, while the ampersand was in origin a common ligature in everyday script, the Tironian et was part of a highly specialised stenographic shorthand. The Tironian et (⁊) is found in Old Irish language script, a Latin-based script generally only used for decorative purposes today, where it signifies agus ("and") in Irish. This symbol may ...

  3. Fork bomb - Wikipedia

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    In computing, a fork bomb (also called rabbit virus or wabbit) is a denial-of-service attack wherein a process continually replicates itself to deplete available system resources, slowing down or crashing the system due to resource starvation

  4. Wikipedia:Tools - Wikipedia

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    Wikipedia:Wiki2VCS, script that loads histories onto one's computer, so that they can be quickly diffed and searched; XTools Page History Page statistics and visualization, provides sortable and exportable list of all contributors with number of edits and amount of added text. Provides also results of syntax and grammar checks and latest ...

  5. JavaScript - Wikipedia

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    JavaScript (/ ˈ dʒ ɑː v ə s k r ɪ p t /), often abbreviated JS, is a programming language that is one of the core technologies of the World Wide Web, alongside HTML and CSS. Over 97% of websites use JavaScript on the client side for web page behavior, often incorporating third-party libraries.

  6. Keyboard layout - Wikipedia

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    Non-standards-compliant but convenient combined AZERTY Latin script layouts exist which also allow typing in Tifinagh script without switching layout: Tamazight (International) is optimised for French keyboard compatibility, with Tamazight (Berber) as an extension and limited Tifinagh script access (i.e. by deadkey).

  7. Batch processing - Wikipedia

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    The first general purpose time sharing system, CTSS was compatible with batch processing. This facilitated transitioning from batch processing to interactive computing.. From the late 1960s onwards, interactive computing such as via text-based computer terminal interfaces (as in Unix shells or read-eval-print loops), and later graphical user interfaces became common.

  8. ILOVEYOU - Wikipedia

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    ILOVEYOU, sometimes referred to as Love Bug or Love Letter for you, is a computer worm that infected over ten million Windows personal computers on and after 5 May 2000. It started spreading as an email message with the subject line "ILOVEYOU" and the attachment "LOVE-LETTER-FOR-YOU.TXT.vbs." At the time, Windows computers often hid the latter file extension ("VBS," a type of interpreted file ...

  9. List of Unix commands - Wikipedia

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    Return the user's login name 4.4BSD lp: Text processing Mandatory Send files to a printer System V ls: Filesystem Mandatory List directory contents Version 1 AT&T UNIX m4: Misc Mandatory Macro processor PWB UNIX mailx: Misc Mandatory Process messages Version 1 AT&T UNIX make: Programming Optional (SD) Maintain, update, and regenerate groups of ...