A real time operating system for the DEC PDP-11 computers, used in the early 1980s and still in 2005 found occasionally in old embedded systems.
abbreviation 1. road traffic accident RTA 1. ready to assemble 2. renal tubular acidosis
RTB Rural Telephone Bank
(Unix) Read The Bloody Manual. Commonwealth Hackish variant of RTFM. RTBM is often the entire text of the first reply to a question from a newbie; the *second* would escalate to “RTFM”. [Jargon File] (1994-12-08)
abbreviation (in India) 1. Road Transport Corporation 2. Round Table Conference A real-time extension of C++. [“Object-Oriented Real-Time Language Design: Constructs for Timing Constraints”, Y. Ishikawa et al, SIGPLAN Notices 25(10):289-298 (OOPSLA/ECOOP ’90) (Oct 1990)]. (1994-12-08) RTC 1. real time clock 2. Resolution Trust Corporation