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AbbreviationNameMeaning
FAQFrequently Asked Questions
FIDEFully Integrated Data Environments EU ESPRIT Basic Research Action 6309 project Fully Integrated Data Environments http://www.isbn.nu/354065772X
FirstDIGFirst Data Investigation on the Grid http://www.epcc.ed.ac.uk/~firstdig/
FP6EU Framework Programme 6EU Framework Programme 6 ? periodic ~4 year period of resource allocation for research
FRSEFellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
FTPFile Transfer ProtocolA scheme (on top of TCP/IP) for transferring files across the internet. Unlike HTTP, FTP provides some additional features which make file transfer more reliable.
FTP-Lite FTP-LiteFTP-Lite is a simple implementation of GridFTP. It provides a blocking, UNIX-like interface to the protocol. The interface is designed to be easily used by single-threaded applications. In particular, FTP-Lite is used by the Pluggable File System to attach FTP services to ordinary POSIX programs.


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