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Real User
  • n. A commercial user. One who is paying *real* money for his computer usage.
  • A non-hacker. Someone using the system for an explicit purpose (a research project, a course, etc. ) other than pure exploration. See user. Hackers who are also students may also be real users. "I need this fixed so I can do a problem set. I'm not complaining out of randomness, but as a real user. " See also luser.