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    vt. To react to an error condition by silently discarding messages or other valuable data. "The gateway ran out of memory, so it... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    old fart


    n. Tribal elder. A title self-assumed with remarkable frequency by (esp.) USENETters who have been programming for more than about 25 years; often appears in sig blocks attached to Jargon File contributions of great archeological significance. This is a term of insult in the second or third person but one of pride in first person.