A term that in open source or in the industry generally that is utterly ambiguous and could mean it was...
Black Mesa'd- overly ambitious, constantly updating itself as it goes to meet the 'next gen' criteria, not sticking to original design, base formats, or engine, ever reinventing itself within the production pipeline makes a pipeline grow at twice the rate at which you can travel down it.
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Duke Nuked - it's lost in the Void.
Blizzard'd - a painstaking undertaking between testers and programmers that takes 6 months to a year, maybe two, is underway, the software will be polished to perfection.
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Rick-rolled - 'it's' released, when it's open it launches a spider program that opens your browser crawls the web opening 1000s of video share sites with videos that have rick+roll in their tag.
[glow=red,2,300]It'll be out any day now[/glow], any minute, or maybe within a month or two.
Post by wikkidwidgets on May 20, 2010 15:43:22 GMT 1
To-morrow, and to-morrow, and to-morrow, Creeps in this code from day to day, To the last variable of the subroutines; And all their bugs have been reported The way to Beta zero nine! Fie, fie, cursed code! Do my bidding lest I delete you now, and your code comments, cower and fade, then are heard no more. It is a tale told by an programmer, full of ideas and fury, Signifying release.