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English translation: fallback table

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German term or phrase:Ersatztabelle
English translation:fallback table
Entered by: Kevin Fulton
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19:56 Nov 6, 2008
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Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / Automotive
German term or phrase: Ersatztabelle
The term appears in a description of general test procedures for voltage variations in unspecified automotive-related components:
Sensoren müssen während der ganzen Zeit sinnvolle Werte liefern (oder über *Ersatztabellen* in den Komponenten abgesichert werden).
Thanks, Kevin
Kevin Fulton
United States
Local time: 22:46
fallback tables
Explanation:
'Fallback table' is actually more of a term from the IT world, but a fallback is a resource that can be used in the absence or failure of the intended or desired resource.

sample refs:

HP OpenVMS systems
Table 5-3 TFF Character Fallback Tables. Table Name, Base, Description. BIG5_HANYU, BIG5, BIG5 for CNS 11643 (SICGCC) terminal/printer ...
h71000.www7.hp.com/doc/73FINAL/6637/6637pro_007.html

A resource that can be used if MCS fails to match the capability of device with a preferred resource, such as a monochrome image replacing a high ...
opensource.volantis.com/docs/mcs/mcs_glossary.html
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Ken Cox
Local time: 04:46
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fallback tables


Explanation:
'Fallback table' is actually more of a term from the IT world, but a fallback is a resource that can be used in the absence or failure of the intended or desired resource.

sample refs:

HP OpenVMS systems
Table 5-3 TFF Character Fallback Tables. Table Name, Base, Description. BIG5_HANYU, BIG5, BIG5 for CNS 11643 (SICGCC) terminal/printer ...
h71000.www7.hp.com/doc/73FINAL/6637/6637pro_007.html

A resource that can be used if MCS fails to match the capability of device with a preferred resource, such as a monochrome image replacing a high ...
opensource.volantis.com/docs/mcs/mcs_glossary.html

Ken Cox
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