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Re: Fwd: Favorite DB poll on ORA

From: Christopher Browne <cbbrowne(at)acm(dot)org>
To: pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Fwd: Favorite DB poll on ORA
Date: 2004-02-08 20:21:36
Message-ID: m3k72xe2zz.fsf@wolfe.cbbrowne.com (view raw or flat)
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A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, neilc(at)samurai(dot)com (Neil Conway) wrote:
> Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com> writes:
>> Amusingly, the Firebird people have really learned to rally the
>> troops for these online polls; they're leading this one as well.
>
> ... which really points out what a complete waste of time these kinds
> of internet polls are.

That is certainly the case for this one.

Building a "voting bot" would doubtless be quite easy.

And the results are silly, anyways; it's nothing more than a vague
popularity contest.  For instance, I'd rather use Informix than most
of the other options, but its percentage of popularity is just
vanishingly minscule.
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