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plaid screen
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[XEROX PARC] A "special effect" that occurs when certain kinds
of memory smashes overwrite the control blocks or image
memory of a bit-mapped display. The term "salt and pepper"
may refer to a different pattern of similar origin. Though
the term as coined at PARC refers to the result of an error,
some of the X demos induce plaid-screen effects deliberately