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Re: Another Postgresql mention in the media

From: David Costa <geeks(at)dotgeek(dot)org>
To: "Marc G(dot) Fournier" <scrappy(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Cc: elein <elein(at)varlena(dot)com>, Dan Langille <dan(at)langille(dot)org>,Robert Treat <xzilla(at)users(dot)sourceforge(dot)net>,Gavin Sherry <swm(at)linuxworld(dot)com(dot)au>, pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Another Postgresql mention in the media
Date: 2004-02-25 19:11:03
Message-ID: 5B2D7880-67C6-11D8-AC86-000A95EB456A@dotgeek.org (view raw or flat)
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On Feb 25, 2004, at 7:45 PM, Marc G. Fournier wrote:

> On Wed, 25 Feb 2004, Robert Treat wrote:
>
>> What advantage do you see in this over the weekly news?
>
> in one case, it means that Dave should be able to setup an RSS feed
> strictly for that ... the other is that it would be sent out daily,
> instead of waiting until the end of the week ...

yes I could certainly do that. I am sure that many people will then use 
the RSS feeds to promote postgresql news/other feeds on their site.
feeds=syndication therefore more users, and free promotion on several 
sites.

>
>
>>
>> Robert Treat
>>
>> On Wed, 2004-02-25 at 13:03, elein wrote:
>>> I really like this idea.  Anyone else?
>>>
>>> --elein
>>>
>>> On Tue, Feb 24, 2004 at 08:46:16PM -0400, Marc G. Fournier wrote:
>>>> On Tue, 24 Feb 2004, Dan Langille wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> On Wed, 25 Feb 2004, Gavin Sherry wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Can we just sign up Google news clipping service to the list so 
>>>>>> that
>>>>>> everyone gets emailed automatically when there is an article 
>>>>>> mentioning
>>>>>> postgres?
>>>>>
>>>>> Please don't.  This is a bad idea.  If people want the service, 
>>>>> they can
>>>>> subscribe to it themselves.
>>>>
>>>> How about a 'pgsql-in-the-news' mailing list that sends a digest to
>>>> -announce? :)
>>>>
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