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Re: Survey: renaming/removing script binaries (createdb, createuser...)

From: Tomasz Ostrowski <tometzky(at)batory(dot)org(dot)pl>
To: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Survey: renaming/removing script binaries (createdb, createuser...)
Date: 2008-03-28 14:41:56
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On 2008-03-28 02:00, Andrej Ricnik-Bay wrote:
> On 28/03/2008, Dawid Kuroczko <qnex42(at)gmail(dot)com> wrote:
>>  Agree, except I would prefer "pg" instead of "pgc".
> And it's been taken for about 35 years by a Unix command called "page".
> From its man-page.
>        pg - browse pagewise through text files

So maybe "pctl", consistent with "psql".

It is short enough, does not need "shift" and does not confuse, if man
knows that it has something to do with Postgres. It looks it is yet not

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