What does the TEMP in GBATEMP mean?

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by matrix121391, Sep 5, 2008.

  1. matrix121391
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    matrix121391 GBAtemp Fan

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    Does it mean temporary? Temperature? Tempting? Temple? I never really thought about it.
     
  2. Orc

    Orc ‎(ღ˘⌣˘ღ)

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  3. arctic_flame

    arctic_flame GBAtemp ATMEGA8 Fan

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    tl;dr: It means temporary, because the site used to get shut down/relocated often.
     
  4. matrix121391
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    matrix121391 GBAtemp Fan

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    Thanks! Wow this site has a quite a bit of history!
     
  5. Rayder

    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

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    It's a temp service.....didn't you know?

    I got my first job through this place.



    [​IMG]
     
  6. Banger

    Banger Me > | | < You ..Wanna Line dance?

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    I tried to get a job through here but was rejected [​IMG]
     
  7. Doomsday Forte

    Doomsday Forte GBAtemp Maniac

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    Not only am I a member of GBAtemp, but I'm also the president!
     
  8. Banger

    Banger Me > | | < You ..Wanna Line dance?

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    President of what?
     
  9. Ferrariman

    Ferrariman Hip-Flop and cRap

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    Temp means it shuts down everytime yo leave, meaning we must log in when you arrive. Honest.
     
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