Moddable vs Hackable - What's the difference?

moddable | hackable |

As adjectives the difference between moddable and hackable

is that moddable is (video games) that can be modded (modified by the end user) while hackable is (computing) that can be hacked or broken into; insecure, vulnerable.




(en adjective)
  • (video games) That can be modded (modified by the end user).
  • * 2006 , Erik Guilfoyle, Half-Life 2 Mods for Dummies
  • This utility can easily open the compressed game files that were installed with the game so that you can gain access to all the moddable game files...
  • * 2007 , PC Hardware magazine
  • To make things even more confusing, Garry's Mod is a "moddable " mod, meaning that users create modifications that plug into Garry's Mod itself.
  • * 2009 , Paul McFedries, Tweak It and Freak It: A Killer Guide to Making Windows Run Your Way
  • Strip off that veneer and a whole world comes into view, one that's eminently hackable, moddable , tweakable, customizable, and personalizable.




    (en adjective)
  • (computing) That can be hacked or broken into; insecure, vulnerable.
  • That lends itself to hacking (technical tinkering and modification); moddable.
  • The robotic vacuum cleaner proved to be hackable , so we reprogrammed two of them to race each other.


    * unhackable