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Re: First stab at 9.0 release announcement

From: David Fetter <david(at)fetter(dot)org>
To: Thom Brown <thombrown(at)gmail(dot)com>
Cc: Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net>, jd <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>,Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>,pgsql-advocacy <pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: First stab at 9.0 release announcement
Date: 2010-06-21 15:51:22
Message-ID: 20100621155122.GE3285@fetter.org (view raw or flat)
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On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 04:16:13PM +0100, Thom Brown wrote:
> On 21 June 2010 16:12, David Fetter <david(at)fetter(dot)org> wrote:
> > On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 01:34:37PM +0200, Magnus Hagander wrote:
> >> On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 02:42, Joshua D. Drake <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com> wrote:
> >> > On Fri, 2010-06-18 at 17:22 -0700, Josh Berkus wrote:
> >> >> > "The PostgreSQL Global Development Team is proud to announce
> >> >> > the release of version 9.0. "
> >> >> >
> >> >> > Maybe "PostgreSQL 9.0" instead of "version 9.0"?
> >> >>
> >> >> Yeah, tried that too, it seemed repetitive.  You don't think so?
> >> >
> >> > O.k. this may not fly but:
> >> >
> >> > The PostgreSQL Global Development Group (that is who we are, not
> >> > team) is proud to announce the release of 9.
> >>
> >> Can we please *not* call it 9, but stick to 9.0?
> >
> > Another way to deal with this would be to make the next one 10, the
> > following one 11, etc., etc. :)
> 
> You mean we're not going to have PostgreSQL X?  Ah, but then it might
> get shortened to PGX, and then we'd be in a kerfuffle. ;)

I see you have uncovered my dastardly plan to capture versions up to
49 for PGX(LIX). ;)

Cheers,
David.
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