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Re: We won!

From: Vadim Mikheev <vadim(at)krs(dot)ru>
To: 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: We won!
Date: 1999-08-12 02:58:10
Message-ID: 37B23842.8CA6D72D@krs.ru (view raw or flat)
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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(?)...

Vadim

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