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Re: Postgres 7.3 announcement on postgresql.org

From: Vince Vielhaber <vev(at)michvhf(dot)com>
To: Christopher Kings-Lynne <chriskl(at)familyhealth(dot)com(dot)au>
Cc: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>, Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>,Marc Fournier <scrappy(at)hub(dot)org>, <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Postgres 7.3 announcement on postgresql.org
Date: 2002-11-30 01:44:04
Message-ID: Pine.BSF.4.44.0211292035500.64773-100000@paprika.michvhf.com (view raw or flat)
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On Fri, 29 Nov 2002, Christopher Kings-Lynne wrote:

> > > Marc claimed he'd put out the announcement on pgsql-announce, but that
> > > copy of the message never arrived here (it did show up on pgsql-general
> > > though).  Evidently you and Vince never got it either ...
> >
> > After alot of searching I did find it.  It wasn't exactly what one would
> > expect a PostgreSQL release announcement to look like.
>
> Huh?  I thought it was the best one yet!  The quotes, the example cases and
> large users, links to advocacy and HISTORY.  It was excellent.  A better
> emphasis on marketing as well as technical improvements.

Glad you liked it.  But that doesn't change the fact that it obscured the
release to the point that many people didn't even know it was released.
I found out by folks complaining about broken links.

Vince.
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