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  • crack root
    v. To defeat the security system of a UNIX machine and gain {root} privileges thereby; see {cracking}.


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    jock


    n. 1. A programmer who is characterized by large and somewhat brute-force programs. See brute force. 2. When modified by another noun, describes a specialist in some particular computing area. The compounds `compiler jock' and `systems jock' seem to be the best-established examples of this.