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Re: New mug design

From: elein <elein(at)varlena(dot)com>
To: Gabriele Bartolini <gabriele(dot)bartolini(at)2ndQuadrant(dot)it>
Cc: elein <elein(at)varlena(dot)com>, PostgreSQL Advocacy <pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: New mug design
Date: 2009-11-30 23:31:47
Message-ID: B4A42C02-94B8-4C13-82DE-4C19AE52B915@varlena.com (view raw or flat)
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On Nov 30, 2009, at 1:54 PM, Gabriele Bartolini wrote:

> Ciao,
> 
> For some reason I can't explain, the more I read and the more I am sure that Damien's original idea (Nov 16) is the simplest and most effective of all, considering also that we cannot write a lot of information on the mug.
> 
> INSERT INTO me VALUES('coffee','sugar');
> 
> Simple, direct, effective. Also, the "me" part makes the mug an active component of the message.
> 
> I have also read people arguing about cultures that add sugar, cream, water, etc. to their coffee. I must then stand up and represent my country and say that in Italy, coffee lovers and purists, do not put any additional ingredients in it, and drink it plain. So we should INSERT only coffee INTO the mug. :)
> 
> Thanks,
> Gabriele
> 
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I also prefer the simple approach.  Like Df and others I like the begin; select PostgreSQL; COMMIT;
better. It is more assertive, and just cute enough, i.e. not too cute.

elein
elein(at)varlena(dot)com





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