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Tool

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

One of the leading US alternative metal acts to emerge from the 90s, Tool was formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1990 by Adam Jones (b. 15 January 1965, Libertyville ...

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software tool

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A program that is employed in the development, repair, or enhancement of other programs or of hardware. Traditionally a set of software tools addressed only the essential needs during...

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mirroring tool

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A software tool which ensures that Web sites which are mirror sites of an original site are kept up to date even when the updates to the main site are not automatically applied to the other...

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snapshot tool

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A generic term for programs used by system administrators to audit a computer system for security weaknesses: for example, checking for passwords which can be easily guessed, or checking...

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static audit tool

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Another name for a snapshot tool.

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network scanning tool

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A generic term used to describe those tools which check for vulnerabilities which intruders might take advantage of in order to enter a network. For example a network scanning tool might...

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system building tools

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A suite of programs and utilities designed to simplify the development and maintenance of a large system. Most system building tools allow the user to specify the components that need to be...

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change detection tool

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A software tool used by system administrators to check whether any sensitive files held in a networked system have been subject to unauthorized change. They are periodically used to check...

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Web logging tool

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A tool which accesses a Web log file and produces summary reports based on the contents of the file. Typical reports include the number of hits that a Web page receives, a list of popular...

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GIF animation tool

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A program which takes a series of graphics expressed in the Graphics Interchange Format. Each image represents one frame of an animation which differs slightly from the previous frame and...

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Paraconsistent reasoning as an analytic tool

P Wong and P Besnard.

in Logic Journal of the IGPL

March 2001; p ublished online March 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Logic. 0 words.

The study of logic usually focuses on either the proof theoretic or the model theoretic properties of logic. Yet the pragmatics of logic is often ignored. In this paper we would like to...

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