init. 1 (context computing English) (initialism of Common Language Infrastructure nodot=1 English) (gloss: for .NET.) 2 (context computing English) (initialism of command line interface Command Line Interface nodot=1 English) (gloss: – a way to communicate with a computer in the absence of a GUI.) 3 (context computing English) (initialism of command-line interpreter English)
- Redirect CLI
Usage examples of "cli".
They were like drowning rats at the bottom of a well, cli ging half-submerged to the rickety ladderwork, all of them shivering with the cold.
Her cli max freed himand his wild release flowed, the warmth filling her.
When everything went to hell and the CPU began spewing out random bits, the result, on a CLI machine, was lines and lines of perfectly formed but random characters on the screen--known to cognoscenti as "going Cyrillic.
Madam Belden’s caregiver Clis left for the night at 2030, and Gaeri had offered to sit with her until Senator Belden finished a committee meeting.
The grandfather, using his personal code in turn, had unlocked the access controls and had invited the computer to make its own foolproof recording of Rod, so that Roderick Frederick Ronald Arnold William MacArthur McBan CLI would be forever known to the machine, no matter what age he attained, no matter how maimed or disguised he might be, no matter how sick or forlorn he might return to the machine of his forefathers.
Clis hustled out, pale and obviously ill at ease in a confrontation.