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As of February 2006, E2's copy of the Jargon file is complete for version 4.3.1. The current (2/06) version of the Jargon file is 4.4.7. For the latest version of the Jargon file maintained by Eric S. Raymond, please see http://www.jargon.org or http://www.catb.org/~esr/jargon/. E2 does not update this copy of the Jargon file. Versions 4.3.2 and 4.4.0 were significant changes over this version. Below please find the log of changes since E2's version of the Jargon file:

--rootbeer277

/me
	New in 4.3.2.
ASCII art
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.2.0, 4.3.2
Ada
	Changed in 4.2.2, 4.3.2
Angband
	New in 4.1.3. Changed in 4.2.0, 4.3.2
Archimedes
	New in 4.3.2.
Aunt Tillie
	New in 4.3.2.
BDFL
	New in 4.3.2.
Bad Thing
	Changed in 4.1.1, 4.3.2
CP/M
	Changed in 4.3.2
Datamation
	Changed in 4.3.2
Death, X of
	New in 4.3.2.
Doom, X of
	New in 4.3.2.
Get a life!
	Changed in 4.3.2
Great Internet Explosion
	New in 4.3.2.
Guido
	New in 4.1.2. Changed in 4.3.2
Hanlon's Razor
	Changed in 4.3.2
INTERCAL
	Changed in 4.1.1, 4.3.2
Infocom
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.3.2
Jeopardy-style quoting
	New in 4.3.2.
OP
	New in 4.3.2.
P.O.D.
	Changed in 4.3.2
Python
	New in 4.1.2. Changed in 4.3.2
SCNR
	New in 4.3.2.
STR
	New in 4.3.2.
September that never ended
	New in 4.1.1. Changed in 4.3.2
Sturgeon's Law
	Changed in 4.3.2
TAN
	New in 4.3.2.
TOFU
	New in 4.3.2.
TOS
	New in 4.3.2.
UN*X
	Changed in 4.2.2, 4.2.3, 4.3.2
Wintendo
	New in 4.3.2.
all your base are belong to us
	New in 4.3.1. Changed in 4.3.2
astroturfing
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.3.2
autoconfiscate
	New in 4.3.1. Changed in 4.3.2
bit bucket
	Changed in 4.3.2
blog
	New in 4.3.2.
blogrolling
	New in 4.3.2.
bodge
	New in 4.3.2.
bottom-post
	New in 4.3.2.
bricktext
	New in 4.3.2.
broken
	Changed in 4.3.2
chainik
	New in 4.3.2.
chickenboner
	New in 4.3.2.
choke
	Changed in 4.3.2
cow orker
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.1.1, 4.1.3, 4.2.2, 4.2.2, 4.3.2
demoeffect
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.3.2
dinosaurs mating
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.2, 4.3.2
dongle
	Changed in 4.2.0, 4.2.2, 4.3.2
farm
	New in 4.3.2.
farming
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.3.2
fat pipe
	New in 4.3.2.
flag day
	Changed in 4.2.2, 4.3.0, 4.3.2
foobar
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.2.0, 4.2.3, 4.3.2
fork bomb
	Changed in 4.3.2
freeware
	Changed in 4.3.2
geek
	New in 4.3.0. Changed in 4.3.2
geekasm
	New in 4.3.2.
goat file
	New in 4.3.2.
google juice
	New in 4.3.2.
grue
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.3.2
hell desk
	New in 4.3.2.
holy penguin pee
	New in 4.3.2.
honey pot
	New in 4.2.2. Changed in 4.3.2
horked
	New in 4.3.2.
jibble
	New in 4.3.2.
juggling eggs
	Changed in 4.3.2
kluge
	Changed in 4.2.0, 4.3.2
lamer
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.0, 4.3.0, 4.3.2
lossy
	New in 4.3.2.
magic number
	Changed in 4.3.2
mainsleaze
	New in 4.3.2.
mojibake
	New in 4.3.2.
mouse pusher
	New in 4.3.2.
mung
	Changed in 4.2.3, 4.3.2
narg
	New in 4.3.2.
network address
	Changed in 4.1.1, 4.3.2
pink contract
	New in 4.3.2.
ponytail
	New in 4.3.2.
rathole
	New in 4.3.2.
retcon
	Changed in 4.3.2
rubber-hose cryptanalysis
	New in 4.3.2.
scram switch
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.2.0, 4.3.2
sigmonster
	New in 4.3.2.
slashdot effect
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.3.2
slurp the robot
	New in 4.3.2.
splork!
	New in 4.3.2.
sport death
	New in 4.3.2.
spyware
	New in 4.3.2.
talk mode
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.2.2, 4.3.0, 4.3.2
thunk
	Changed in 4.3.2
tits on a keyboard
	Changed in 4.2.0, 4.3.2
troughie
	New in 4.3.2.
ubergeek
	New in 4.3.2.
uptime
	New in 4.3.2.
userland
	New in 4.2.2. Changed in 4.2.3, 4.3.2
wallhack
	New in 4.3.2.
war-driving
	New in 4.3.2.
yak shaving
	New in 4.3.2.
emoticon
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.3.0, 4.3.2, 4.3.3
smiley
	Changed in 4.3.3
AFAIK
	Changed in 4.4.0
ANSI standard
	New in 4.2.0. Changed in 4.4.0
ARMM
	Changed in 4.4.0
All hardware sucks, all software sucks.
	New in 4.4.0.
CDA
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
CPU Wars
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
CRC handbook
	New in 4.4.0.
DEC
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
Dejagoo
	New in 4.4.0.
Exon
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.3.2, 4.4.0
FUD wars
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0, 4.1.0, 4.4.0
G
	Changed in 4.3.2, 4.4.0
GandhiCon
	New in 4.4.0.
Godwin's Law
	Changed in 4.2.2, 4.4.0
Internet
	Changed in 4.4.0
Linux
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.2.0, 4.2.1, 4.3.0, 4.4.0
MIPS
	Changed in 4.2.0, 4.3.0, 4.4.0
McQuary limit
	New in 4.3.1. Changed in 4.4.0
MiSTing
	New in 4.4.0.
Moore's Law
	Changed in 4.1.2, 4.4.0
PDP-11
	New in 4.4.0.
Parkinson's Law of Data
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
PascalCasing
	New in 4.4.0.
Postel's Prescription
	New in 4.4.0.
Quirk objection
	New in 4.4.0.
README file
	Changed in 4.4.0
Spinning Pizza of Death
	New in 4.3.2. Changed in 4.4.0
Stanford Bunny
	New in 4.4.0.
TOPS-10
	Changed in 4.4.0
Tux
	New in 4.2.0. Changed in 4.4.0
Utah teapot, the
	New in 4.4.0.
VAX
	Changed in 4.4.0
VAXen
	Changed in 4.4.0
Whorfian mind-lock
	New in 4.4.0.
Windowsitis
	New in 4.4.0.
Wintel
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.4.0
adware
	New in 4.4.0.
alt
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
and there was much rejoicing
	New in 4.4.0.
anti-idiotarianism
	New in 4.4.0.
bagbiting
	Changed in 4.4.0
banner
	Changed in 4.1.1, 4.4.0
bare metal
	Changed in 4.4.0
beige toaster
	Changed in 4.4.0
biff
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
big iron
	Changed in 4.4.0
bikeshedding
	New in 4.4.0.
bixie
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.4.0
black hat
	New in 4.3.1. Changed in 4.4.0
blogosphere
	New in 4.4.0.
boat anchor
	Changed in 4.4.0
bounce
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.3.0, 4.4.0
box
	Changed in 4.4.0
broken-ring network
	New in 4.2.3. Changed in 4.4.0
byte
	Changed in 4.4.0
camelCase
	New in 4.4.0.
camelCasing
	New in 4.4.0.
case mod
	New in 4.4.0.
click of death
	New in 4.4.0.
clone
	Changed in 4.3.0, 4.4.0
code
	New in 4.1.1. Changed in 4.3.2, 4.4.0
connector conspiracy
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
cookbook
	Changed in 4.4.0
cracker
	New in 4.4.0.
cracking
	Changed in 4.4.0
crash and burn
	Changed in 4.4.0
cthulhic
	New in 4.4.0.
daemon
	Changed in 4.2.0, 4.4.0
defenestration
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.2.0, 4.4.0
demigod
	Changed in 4.1.1, 4.2.1, 4.4.0
demon
	Changed in 4.4.0
doorstop
	Changed in 4.4.0
egg
	New in 4.4.0.
empire
	Changed in 4.4.0
fisking
	New in 4.4.0.
flash crowd
	New in 4.2.2. Changed in 4.2.3, 4.4.0
fossil
	Changed in 4.4.0
gribble
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.4.0
ham
	New in 4.4.0.
ill-behaved
	Changed in 4.4.0
interrupt
	Changed in 4.4.0
jiffy
	Changed in 4.4.0
juice
	New in 4.3.2. Changed in 4.4.0
killer micro
	Changed in 4.4.0
kilogoogle
	New in 4.4.0.
languages of choice
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
lenna
	New in 4.4.0.
man page
	New in 4.4.0.
marching ants
	New in 4.4.0.
microfortnight
	Changed in 4.4.0
operator headspace
	New in 4.4.0.
owned
	New in 4.3.2. Changed in 4.4.0
pffft
	New in 4.4.0.
progasm
	Changed in 4.4.0
punched card
	Changed in 4.4.0
random numbers
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.0
sharchive
	Changed in 4.4.0
speed of light
	New in 4.4.0.
spoiler space
	New in 4.1.3. Changed in 4.4.0
spoof
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.4.0
stack
	Changed in 4.4.0
timesharing
	New in 4.4.0.
top-post
	New in 4.3.2. Changed in 4.3.2, 4.4.0
twink
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.2.3, 4.4.0
vadding
	Changed in 4.4.0
w00t
	New in 4.3.2. Changed in 4.4.0
war-chalking
	New in 4.4.0.
well-behaved
	Changed in 4.1.1, 4.4.0
ADVENT
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.2, 4.2.2, 4.4.1
Unix
	Changed in 4.2.2, 4.4.1
Formosa's Law
	New in 4.4.2.
GIYF
	New in 4.4.2.
Infinite-Monkey Theorem
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.2.2, 4.3.2, 4.4.1, 4.4.2
Plan 9
	New in 4.4.0. Changed in 4.4.2
Zork
	Changed in 4.3.2, 4.4.2
bignum
	New in 4.4.0. Changed in 4.4.2
frotz
	Changed in 4.4.2
grilf
	Changed in 4.4.2
hacker
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.2
overclock
	New in 4.1.1. Changed in 4.4.2
platinum-iridium
	Changed in 4.4.2
proprietary
	Changed in 4.1.1, 4.2.0, 4.4.2, 4.4.2
recursive acronym
	Changed in 4.3.2, 4.4.2
rootkit
	New in 4.4.0. Changed in 4.4.2
space-cadet keyboard
	Changed in 4.4.2
war dialer
	Changed in 4.4.2
EOD
	New in 4.4.3.
GIPS
	Changed in 4.4.4
joe-job
	New in 4.4.4.
shebang
	New in 4.2.0. Changed in 4.4.4
sniff
	Changed in 4.2.0, 4.4.4
snippage
	New in 4.4.4.
ASCII
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.2.0, 4.2.3, 4.2.3, 4.4.5
ASCIIbetical order
	Changed in 4.4.5
Acme
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.2.0, 4.2.3, 4.3.0, 4.4.5
GWF
	New in 4.4.5.
Itanic
	New in 4.4.5.
Kool-Aid
	New in 4.2.3. Changed in 4.4.5
Murphy's Law
	Changed in 4.3.2, 4.4.5
brick
	New in 4.4.5.
open source
	New in 4.1.1. Changed in 4.4.5
point release
	New in 4.4.5.
randomness
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.5
smoot
	New in 4.2.2. Changed in 4.3.2, 4.4.5
FUD
	Changed in 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.4.6
FidoNet
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.3.1, 4.3.1, 4.4.6
Get a real computer!
	Changed in 4.4.6
IBM
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.3.0, 4.4.6
Visual Fred
	New in 4.4.6.
Yu-Shiang Whole Fish
	Changed in 4.4.2, 4.4.6
backbone cabal
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.4.6
bang path
	Changed in 4.4.6
baroque
	Changed in 4.4.6
blinkenlights
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.2.0, 4.2.3, 4.4.2, 4.4.4, 4.4.6
life
	Changed in 4.4.6
malware
	New in 4.4.6.
tyop
	New in 4.4.6.
C|N>K
	New in 4.1.0. Changed in 4.4.7
DDT
	Changed in 4.4.2, 4.4.7
Death Star
	Changed in 4.4.0, 4.4.7
I for one welcome our new X overlords
	New in 4.4.7.
Usenet
	Changed in 4.4.0, 4.4.7
gib
	New in 4.2.2. Changed in 4.4.7
knurd
	New in 4.4.7.
mav
	New in 4.4.7.
nerd
	Changed in 4.4.7
pointy hat
	New in 4.2.0. Changed in 4.4.7
spod
	Changed in 4.2.3, 4.3.2, 4.4.7
tumbler
	New in 4.4.7.
vi
	Changed in 4.1.0, 4.1.1, 4.4.7
zorch
	Changed in 4.4.7