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From: Tatsuo Ishii <t-ishii(at)sra(dot)co(dot)jp>
To: pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us
Cc: lamar(dot)owen(at)wgcr(dot)org, pgsql-hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] Re:
Date: 1999-11-29 05:45:47
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> Is there a reason it is called pg_ctl and not pg_control?  I find I
> abbreviate control as ctrl, cntrl, cntl so I usually spell it out.

I just got the idea from "apachectl" or a famous system call "ioctl." 
However, if it's not natural for English speakers, I'm glad to change
it to more appropriate one.
Tatsuo Ishii

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