RE: The Singles Bar Model of Computing

Tim Byars (
Sat, 8 Aug 1998 09:53:28 -0700

At 7:23 PM -0700 8/7/98, Roy T. Fielding came up with this:

> I think we should start a list of bar terms that can be fitted to
> components or connectors in the Jini distributed object model.
> I'm sure John Gage and Bill Joy would appreciate such a list.
> I don't hang around bars much, but I'm sure Tim and Rohit can
> come up with a bunch.
> crash and burn --> interface matching failure
> beer bottle glasses --> interface matching mistake
> lounge lizard --> an object that won't deallocate
> bouncer --> security filter

straight up
bar time
last call
happy hour



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