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Re: [HACKERS] Re: Case-folding bogosity in new psql

From: The Hermit Hacker <scrappy(at)hub(dot)org>
To: Thomas Lockhart <lockhart(at)alumni(dot)caltech(dot)edu>
Cc: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>, Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>, PostgreSQL Development <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] Re: Case-folding bogosity in new psql
Date: 2000-02-01 02:44:28
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Personal opinion: I think we are coming across a little harder on Peter
then most of us are intending :(  I think we're blowing a few
misconceptions a little out of proportion, which is just fueling things
further ...

Peter, I agree with Thomas about the work you are doing, I just tend to
come across 'strong' when I disagree with something ... 

On Tue, 1 Feb 2000, Thomas Lockhart wrote:

> > I totally see what you're saying and I'm going to try
> > to address it. But there was noone who said anything
> > about this so far.
> OK, an overdue comment: the new psql is great (current and future
> discrepencies excepted of course ;)
> Thanks for sticking with it Peter; we've already got a good
> foundation, and as we stumble across these minor differences in
> behavior it will get even closer to an ideal interface.
> My current favorite feature: command history across psql sessions.
> When testing I can jump in and out of psql after rebuilding the
> backend and can just uparrow to my last test command. Nice. And for
> this case, I won't complain about a lack of backward compatibility :))
>                   - Thomas
> -- 
> Thomas Lockhart				lockhart(at)alumni(dot)caltech(dot)edu
> South Pasadena, California
> ************

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