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jargon Said of a TSR (terminate-and-stay-resident)
mess-dos program, such as the N pop-up calendar and
calculator utilities that circulate on BBS systems:
unsociable. Used to describe a program that rudely steals
the resources that it needs without considering that other
TSRs may also be resident. One particularly common form of
rudeness is lock-up due to programs fighting over the keyboard