copy-on-write proxy

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

copy-on-write proxy ‎(plural copy-on-write proxies)

  1. (Internet) A proxy that controls the copying of an object by deferring the copying of an object until it is required by a client.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “Head First Design Patterns”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1] (paperback, in English), volume 1, O'REILLY, 2004, retrieved 2012-10-29, pages 488-9