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Re: Press Release, Final Draft?

From: Evan Rempel <erempel(at)uvic(dot)ca>
To: Neil Conway <neilc(at)samurai(dot)com>
Cc: Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>, pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Press Release, Final Draft?
Date: 2004-09-22 02:07:40
Message-ID: Pine.A41.4.58.0409211907050.83470@unix6.uvic.ca (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
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On Wed, 22 Sep 2004, Neil Conway wrote:

> On Wed, 2004-09-22 at 09:30, Josh Berkus wrote:
> > PARAGRAPH TWO:
> > My version:
> > In addition to reaching a new milestone in scalability, PostgreSQL 8.0
> > demonstrates the unparalleled development ability of open source.
>
> Uh, what exactly is this "new milestone in scalability"?
>
> > Improved Memory and I/O:  Disk and memory usage have been improved through
> > an Adaptive Replacement Cache, the Background Writer, and Lazy Vacuum.   This
> > will result in more predictable loads and substantially more even performance
> > during peak usage times.
>
> I don't think "more even" sounds good; perhaps "more consistent"
> instead?

Perhaps what is meant is "more predictable"?

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Evan Rempel <erempel(at)UVic(dot)CA>
Senior Programmer Analyst
University of Victoria

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