Snapshot in a sentence as a noun

He'd been smart enough to set up hourly DB snapshots and query logs.

In case it's not clear from the comments, op is most certainly a snapshot.

"A few hours before the Yahoo acquisition was announced in June 1998 I took a snapshot of Viaweb's site [1].

Based on that snapshot, I wasn't a fan at the time.- It is an amazingly complex and confusing technology.

I tend to make many snapshots, especially of Windows VMs, since they cannot be reconstructed as quickly as a Linux VM. Virtual machines plus snapshot get big quickly.

The X11 that Apple provided with OS X was nothing but a snapshot of whatever XQuartz version was current when that version of OS X went GM. In other words, we are now getting the exact same product, but with more timely updates.

The database is literally the playback of every delta, with no canonical snapshots.

* We've also completely abandoned EBS in favor of ephemeral storage except in two places: some NFS and MySQL slaves that function as snapshot/backup hosts only.

When this occurs there is no way to roll back your database, since there is no concept of a snapshot or last known good state.- This is compounded by some really horrible API design on Apple's part.

In those days a business traveler could sit down to pose for a snapshot inside the aircraft cockpit, with the crew having no concerns about a person who was not an airline employee being there.

To help our customers we decided that it was a good idea to take a temporary snapshot of the droplet after the destroy was issued that would automatically expire.

": In my mind the benefit of a near-realtime replica is not that you actually often need it, but that it means you never have to ask the question of "Was this snapshot refreshed recently enough?

You can stash away "environment" in say an IR node and it will always refer to a snapshot of the lexical environment for a given AST node, even after other nodes are parsed or the current function returns.

Snapshot definitions


an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera; "my snapshots haven't been developed yet"; "he tried to get unposed shots of his friends"

See also: snap shot