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Re: PostgreSQL 8.0 ??

From: Vince Vielhaber <vev(at)michvhf(dot)com>
To: "Dominic J(dot) Eidson" <sauron(at)the-infinite(dot)org>
Cc: Lee Kindness <lkindness(at)csl(dot)co(dot)uk>,Colin Faber <cfaber(at)fpsn(dot)net>, Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>,Hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: PostgreSQL 8.0 ??
Date: 2002-02-21 16:32:28
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On Thu, 21 Feb 2002, Dominic J. Eidson wrote:

> On Thu, 21 Feb 2002, Lee Kindness wrote:
> > On a slightly related note, and just as whimsical nature...
> >
> > I've often wondered now many people actual say the name 'PostgreSQL',
> > I mean it flows off the tongue so easily! Whereas 'Postgres' is 100
> > times simpler...
> As much as I get really bored when this comes up time after time..
> "post-gre-sql"
> (And no, SQL's not pronounced sequel)

The proper pronunciation is on the PostgreSQL home page in mp3 and
wav formats.  The above implies that the second sylable is pronounced
with a long e which is incorrect.

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