What a paging system does when it copies part of a task’s working memory from swap space on disk to RAM.
- Page mode
1. See page mode DRAM. 2. An operation mode of video terminals like the IBM 3270, in which the terminal only sends a completed input screen (page) to the host instead of sending each character as the keys are pressed. (1995-03-28)
- Page out
storage, architecture What a paging system does when it copies part of a task’s working memory from RAM to swap space on disk. [Jargon File] (1995-01-23)
noun 1. Computers. a high-speed, high-resolution printer that uses a light source, as a laser beam or electrically charged ions, to print a full page of text or graphics at a time.
noun 1. a trial proof printed from type that has been made up in page form, usually after galley corrections have been made, but before plates are made. Compare (def 12).