Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: Time to work on Press Release 8.0

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: "Marc G(dot) Fournier" <scrappy(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Cc: Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>, pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Time to work on Press Release 8.0
Date: 2004-08-12 19:34:22
Message-ID: 200408121934.i7CJYMm10136@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
Thread:
Lists: pgsql-advocacy
Marc G. Fournier wrote:
> >> Also, the PR should be focused around what we are releasing, not side
> >> projects ... Slony-I isn't part of this release, and, IMHO, isn't
> >> appropriate as part of the PostgreSQL Server press release ... they should
> >> be doing their own Press Release for that.  Focus on what *we* are
> >> releasing, not what another project is releasing ...
> >
> > But we need to share our visibility with relivant child projects.
> 
> But this comes back to promoting some projects as being more important 
> then others, bestoying(sp?) a pseudo-official status on them ... 
> pginstaller, IMHO, makes sense since its pretty much a requirement for 
> anyone wishing to use Pg 8.0.0 on Windows ...
> 
> If replication for PostgreSQL was something newly available, then not a 
> big deal, but it isn't even something that is new, nor has been for over a 
> year now ...

We have to promote some projects over others as they merit promotion or
nothing gets promoted.  I don't see a problem with that.

-- 
  Bruce Momjian                        |  http://candle.pha.pa.us
  pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us               |  (610) 359-1001
  +  If your life is a hard drive,     |  13 Roberts Road
  +  Christ can be your backup.        |  Newtown Square, Pennsylvania 19073

In response to

pgsql-advocacy by date

Next:From: Christopher PetrilliDate: 2004-08-12 19:39:38
Subject: Re: Time to work on Press Release 8.0
Previous:From: Marc G. FournierDate: 2004-08-12 19:32:50
Subject: Re: Time to work on Press Release 8.0

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2014 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group