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Re: [HACKERS] Re: We won!

From: Philip Warner <pjw(at)rhyme(dot)com(dot)au>
To: Vadim Mikheev <vadim(at)krs(dot)ru>, Tom Lockhart <lockhart(at)mythos(dot)jpl(dot)nasa(dot)gov>
Cc: announce(at)postgreSQL(dot)org, hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org, maillist(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us, scrappy(at)hub(dot)org, vev(at)michvhf(dot)com, lockhart(at)alumni(dot)caltech(dot)edu
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] Re: We won!
Date: 1999-08-12 03:25:45
Message-ID: 3.0.5.32.19990812132545.00aae150@mail.rhyme.com.au (view raw or flat)
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At 10:58 12/08/99 +0800, Vadim Mikheev wrote:
>Tom Lockhart wrote:
>> 
>> We won!! Editor's Choice Award for Best Database Management System
>> at the LinuxWorld Expo in San Jose. The sorry runnerup was Oracle :)
>
>Nice!
>
>But there is error @ 
>http://www.linuxworld.com/linuxworld/lw-1999-08/lw-08-penguin_1.html
>
>> it has a range of very advanced features such as r-tree indexing 
>> for geographical data and concurrency control at a lower 
>> granularity than common row-level locking. 
>> The latter feature is unique among enterprise databases, 
>                        ^^^^^^
>> including Oracle, DB2, and Informix. 
>            ^^^^^^
>Oracle has MVCC!!!
>As well as Interbase, Rdb(?)...
>

Yes, Rdb too...

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