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Meaning of AEGIS

Pronunciation:  'eejis

Matching Terms:  aegiceras, aegiceras majus, aegicrania, aegilops, aegilops triuncalis, aegina, aegir, aegisthus

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  1. A unix variant that was used on apollo workstations before Apollo was bought by hewlett packard. AEGIS has some advantages over standard bsd or system v Unix. It includes faster file access and a richer command set; there are commands to find out which process is running on a particular node, which process is locking a particular file, etc.

  2. A case tool for project change management, from the gnu project.

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