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Mothership

Polish translation: komputer-matka/komputer nadrzędny

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English term or phrase: Mothership
Polish translation:komputer-matka/komputer nadrzędny
Entered by: Kornelia Longoria
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12:18 May 1, 2008
English to Polish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - IT (Information Technology)
English term or phrase: Mothership
"Talking to the Mothership"
Niestety nie mam kontekstu. Tylko jedno zdanie.
Tłumaczenie strony typu" file share".
Jakieś propozycje czym może być Mothership?
Kornelia Longoria
United States
Local time: 22:33
komputer-matka/komputer nadrzędny
Explanation:
Tak się domyślam, skoro to branża IT. Wzięło się zapewne ze statku-bazy.


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Note added at   20 min (2008-05-01 12:39:38 GMT)
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Np. tutaj:
"...one computer in the network is eventually made superior to the others. While all computers are capable of sharing folders and printers, the "mothership" computer (a user workstation) is designated to host the Internet firewall configuration..."
http://www.worldstart.com/tips/tips.php/2588

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Jerzy Matwiejczuk
Local time: 05:33
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3 +1komputer-matka/komputer nadrzędny
Jerzy Matwiejczuk


  

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komputer-matka/komputer nadrzędny


Explanation:
Tak się domyślam, skoro to branża IT. Wzięło się zapewne ze statku-bazy.


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Note added at   20 min (2008-05-01 12:39:38 GMT)
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Np. tutaj:
"...one computer in the network is eventually made superior to the others. While all computers are capable of sharing folders and printers, the "mothership" computer (a user workstation) is designated to host the Internet firewall configuration..."
http://www.worldstart.com/tips/tips.php/2588



Jerzy Matwiejczuk
Local time: 05:33
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Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 1120
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DZIĘKUJĘ

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Paul Merriam: This is an analogy from exploration where ships send out smaller boats to do various tasks.
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May 1, 2008 - Changes made by Vitals:
Language pairPolish to English » English to Polish
FieldOther » Tech/Engineering


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