is there an encyclopedia of software concepts?

Christopher T King squirrel at WPI.EDU
Sat Jul 17 19:09:20 CEST 2004

On Sat, 17 Jul 2004, Jakub Fast wrote:

> Stephen Ferg wrote:
> > Either I need a way to narrow my Google query, or I need to find
> > something like an encyclopedia of sofware engineering concepts.  Does
> > anybody know if such a thing exists?
> Wikipedia @
> The Portland Pattern Repository @

FOLDOC, the Free On-Line Dictionary Of Computing, is usually a very good 
reference.  The main site is, but there 
are many mirrors, and it's available in a format suitable for the Unix 
dict program.  What's more, it includes the complete jargon file inside of 
it. :)

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