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Re: Download links

From: Joshua Drake <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-www(at)postgresql(dot)org, Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>, Chander Ganesan <chander(at)otg-nc(dot)com>, Andrew Sullivan <ajs(at)commandprompt(dot)com>, Dave Page <dpage(at)pgadmin(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Download links
Date: 2008-09-17 23:23:41
Message-ID: 20080917162341.1cb55f94@jd-laptop (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-www
On Wed, 17 Sep 2008 15:38:29 -0700
Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com> wrote:

> All,
> > I tend to find this a bit misleading: both the front page and the
> > linked-to pages give the impression that you are being pointed to
> > community-supplied binaries.  With all due respect to Dave, I agree
> > that having to fork over identifying information to EDB is not
> > something I want people to think the community is pushing.
> Well, I can see two solutions:
> (1) EDB stops collecting the information on community redirects, or
> (2) we move it to a section clearly labelled as "commercial
> distributors".
> (2) has the advantage that, should *more* commercial distributors
> show up, we have a place to put them.

I think there is some confusion here. EDB does not require collection
of any data to download the software.


Joshua D. Drake

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