= I =
In hacker parlance, this word has strong
connotations of `annoying', or `difficult', or both. Hackers
relish a challenge, and enjoy wringing all the irony possible out
of the ancient Chinese curse "May you live in interesting times".
Oppose trivial, uninteresting.
--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.