biðminni

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bið (waiting, delay) and minni (memory).

NounEdit

biðminni n (genitive singular biðminnis, nominative plural biðminni)

  1. (computing) a buffer; a portion of memory set aside to store data, often before it is sent to an external device or as it is received from an external device

Derived termsEdit

  • birtingarbiðminni (display buffer memory)
  • einföld úthlutun biðminnis (simple buffering)
  • kvikleg úthlutun biðminnis (dynamic buffering)
  • notkun biðminnis (buffering)

Related termsEdit

  • biðvistaður (buffered)
Last modified on 5 November 2011, at 16:35