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Re: Using Postgres as an alias

From: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
Cc: Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>, Derek Rodner <derek(dot)rodner(at)enterprisedb(dot)com>, peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net, pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Using Postgres as an alias
Date: 2007-09-26 20:57:03
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Joshua D. Drake wrote:
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> Bruce Momjian wrote:
> > Joshua D. Drake wrote:
> >> Derek Rodner wrote:
> >>> In presentations, articles, blogs, etc. Any publicly visible spot. 
> >> This is assuming the name of the project has changed. It hasn't. The
> >> name of this project is PostgreSQL.
> > 
> > But without such changes the alias is only in the FAQ and will not be
> > widely used.
> I am unsure of the importance of this point. The name of the project is
> PostgreSQL, not Postgres. If the alias doesn't get used, who cares.

It is used a lot more than the actual name, though.

Alvaro Herrera                      
The PostgreSQL Company - Command Prompt, Inc.

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