A standard tag often put in comments near a piece of code that needs work. The point of doing so is that a grep or a similar pattern-matching tool can find all such places quickly. This is common in GNU code. Compare XXX.
- Fix someone up
verb phrase To provide or arrange what is needed: We can fix you up with a nice new car/ If you want a date I can fix you up with Gert (1861+)
[fikst] /fɪkst/ verb 1. a simple past tense and past participle of . [fiks] /fɪks/ verb (used with object), fixed or fixt, fixing. 1. to repair; mend. 2. to put in order or in good condition; adjust or arrrange: She fixed her hair in a bun. 3. to make fast, firm, or stable. 4. to […]
[fiks-cher] /ˈfɪks tʃər/ noun 1. something securely, and usually permanently, attached or appended, as to a house, apartment building, etc.: a light fixture; kitchen fixtures. 2. a person or thing long established in the same place or position. 3. Machinery. 4. Law. a movable chattel, as a machine or heating plant, that, by reason of […]