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  • go root
    [UNIX] vi. To temporarily enter {root mode} in order to perform a privileged operation. This use is deprecated in Australia, where v. `root'... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: Telerat 

    Telerat


    /tel'*-rat/ n. Unflattering hackerism for `Teleray', a line of extremely losing terminals. Compare AIDX, terminak, Macintrash Nominal Semidestructor, Open DeathTrap, ScumOS, sun-stools, HP-SUX.