daemon
Pronunciation
  • (RP, GA) IPA: /ˈdiː.mən/
Noun

daemon (plural daemons)

  1. (uncommon) Alternative form of demon.
Related terms Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈdiːmən/ or IPA: /ˈdeɪmən/
Noun

daemon (plural daemons)

  1. (computing, Unix) A process (a running program) that does not have a controlling terminal.
Translations
  • French: démon (ISO/IEC 2382-28:1995)
  • German: Hintergrundprogramm
  • Russian: де́мон
  • Spanish: demonio



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