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Re: Please check text of community announcement ASAP

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-core(at)postgresql(dot)org, pgsql-www(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Please check text of community announcement ASAP
Date: 2006-12-05 19:06:11
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On Tue, 2006-12-05 at 13:42 -0500, Josh Berkus wrote:
> Folks,
> 
> I'll be sending this out in one hour, so please check for awful gaffs:
> 
> ========================================
> After eight months of development and five months of integration and 
> testing, the PostgreSQL Global Development Group now announces the 
> availability of PostgreSQL version 8.2 (our 14th public release).
> 
> Among the features of this new version are:
> -- Average 20% overall performance improvement
> -- Warm standby databases
> -- Online index builds

I still think that Online index builds sounds wierd. Non blocking?
Non-locking? etc... but it isn't a huge problem.

Sincerely,
Joshua D. Drake


> -- SQL2003 aggregates
> -- Improved TSearch2 with Generalized Inverted Indexes
> -- Support for DTrace probes
> -- Advisory Locks
> -- New ISN/ISBN and pgCrypto modules
> -- Selective pg_dump options
> 
> ... and many more included in the over 300 patches which went into this 
> version.
> 
> For highlights of the release, please see the press kit: 
> http://www.postgresql.org/about/press/presskit82.html.en
> 
> Downloads:
> 	Source: http://www.postgresql.org/ftp/source/v8.2/
> 	Windows Binaries: http://www.postgresql.org/ftp/binary/v8.2.0/win32/
> 	Red Hat RPMs: http://www.postgresql.org/ftp/binary/v8.2.0/linux/rpms/
> 
> Packages and ports for OSX, Solaris, Ubuntu, Debian, SuSE and other 
> operating systems will be available in the weeks and months to come, 
> either from postgresql.org or from the platform vendor.
> 
> Version 8.2 will be announced and discussed at the LISA conference in 
> Washington DC, at the PostgreSQL booth and BOF: 
> http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa06/
> 
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