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Re: [Pgweb] r2038 - trunk/portal/tools/pwn

From: "Dave Page" <dpage(at)pgadmin(dot)org>
To: "Marc G(dot) Fournier" <scrappy(at)hub(dot)org>
Cc: "Josh Berkus" <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>, "Alvaro Herrera" <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>, "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>, "Greg Sabino Mullane" <greg(at)turnstep(dot)com>, pgsql-www(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: [Pgweb] r2038 - trunk/portal/tools/pwn
Date: 2008-04-08 20:47:18
Message-ID: 937d27e10804081347h5ca5b74ah2ec520f1953ee72@mail.gmail.com (view raw or flat)
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This isn't about pgsql-announce, it's about www.postgresql.org which
should be held to much higher standards imnsho.


On 4/8/08, Marc G. Fournier <scrappy(at)hub(dot)org> wrote:
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> - --On Tuesday, April 08, 2008 09:41:21 -0700 Josh Berkus
> <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>
> wrote:
>
> > Alvaro,
> >
> >> It is offensive to me that people is now disregarding the fact that
> >> Postgres is an official alias.
> >>
> >
> > An alias (or nickname) doesn't get used for the title of pages on
> > www.postgresql.org, or in the docs.  That's really the difference between
> an
> > alias and an official name.
> >
> > Of course, this may not be that consequetial since everyone seems to refer
> to
> > Postgre(SQL) Weekly News as "PWN".  I know that, despite reading it most
> > weeks for the last 6 months, this is the first time I noticed.
> >
> > So, thinking about this further, I think this should be up to the web team
> on
> > the amount of naming consistency they want to enforce -- WWW committers
> can
> > always change the page title after David posts it..  I don't really think
> > it's a core decision, and how's core going to give David "orders" anyway?
> > What do we do if he doesn't follow them?  Put him on KP detail?
>
> Well, consider DAvid himself has stated "if core tells me to, I will change
> it"
> publicly, sounds to me like alot of egg on his face if he didn't follow such
> ...
>
> I wonder how hard it would be to add a filter to pgsql-announce to do:
>
> s/postgres /PostgreSQL/gi  :)
>
>
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