= M =
menuitis /men`yoo-i:'tis/ n.
Notional disease suffered by
software with an obsessively simple-minded menu interface and no
escape. Hackers find this intensely irritating and much prefer the
flexibility of command-line or language-style interfaces,
especially those customizable via macros or a special-purpose
language in which one can encode useful hacks. See
user-obsequious, drool-proof paper, WIMP environment, for the rest of us.
--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.