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Quotes of EXEC

  1. A friend of mine, now retired, was then a major exec at a major bank, and one of her jobs, the last four years, was the farewell interview. – Donald E. Westlake

Usage examples for EXEC

  1. He turned to the Exec – Blind Man's Lantern by Allen Kim Lang
  2. If you do it without the exec everything will appear to behave the same way, but behind the scenes . – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman
  3. It was Woods, the exec who had estimated its size. – The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe
  4. Whatever program you exec will replace the script process with itself, so commands found after the exec line will be ignored. – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman
  5. A ship's captain, if he has a good exec as all of them had, needs only sit at his command- desk and look important while the ship is going into and emerging from a long jump; the rest of the time he can study ancient history or whatever his shipboard hobby is. – Space Viking by Henry Beam Piper
  6. They must have noticed something was wrong with him that morning at the office, because two supervisors and an exec rushed in and caught him just as he was going out of the window. – This Crowded Earth by Robert Bloch
  7. If you want to run other clients before you use exec you will need to run them in the background. – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman
  8. You do not have to use a window manager here; you could exec xterm, in which case typing exit in that particular xterm would cause the entire X session to end. – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman
  9. In practical terms, this means that you often end the script with a call to exec – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman
  10. A star athlete, an A student, president of his fraternity, having made the Phi Beta Kappa in his junior year, and now in his senior year being chairman of the student exec – The Witness by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  11. Alvyn Karffard, the exec who had been with Harkaman longest of all. – Space Viking by Henry Beam Piper
  12. All three Gilgameshers, captain, exec and priest, shook their heads. – Space Viking by Henry Beam Piper
  13. The program you exec will become the new owner of the script process, which means that X will terminate when this new program's process terminates. – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman

Rhymes for EXEC