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What is the name for a DNS record starting with @? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What's the meaning of '@' in a DNS zone file? I know that DNS records starting with * are called Wildcard records. What is the name for DNS record starting ...
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Term for system that is “Create, Read” enabled, but “update, delete” disabled?

Researching legal and regulatory compliance for creating systems are tamper resistant, and wondering if there is a term for a system that is "Create, Read" enabled, but "update, delete" disabled.
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Is a child directory “underneath” or “above”?

Is there a defined rule when to use underneath and when to use above when describing a child directory? I have encountered (and used) both: Make sure the config file is stored above the web root. ...
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Terminology: Bounce versus restart [closed]

I've always heard and used the term "reboot" or "restart" to indicate restarting a server, service or software module. "reboot the server" "restart Tomcat" "restart the XYZ service" Does "bounce" ...
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What to call the box containing the CPU, Graphics Card, etc [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do you call the main component of a computer system? I have a hard time talking to our techs when I want what I call the "tower" serviced (even though the stickers ...