Syndicate content

Link to The Linux Page

Syndicate content

     

Terms of Site Index

Find the page/content you are looking for with our index.

  • freeze pan
  • lock

    A lock is used to limit the use of shared resources in different ways. When only using the data in read mode, the lock will prevent modifications, but any number of threads and processes can access the data. When in write mode, then only the owner can access the data.

  • radio

    In the computer world, the term radio is often used for radio buttons.

    Radio buttons are a group of seletable buttons, however, only one of the buttons can be selected in a group. This is called an exclusive choice. Programmatically, when the end user clicks on a button, the computer makes sure that all the other buttons are de-selected.

    The result of the selection is often a number representing the selected button.

  • tree
  • VB

    Abbreviation of Visual BASIC. See also VBA.