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Re: running script on server shutdown (TODO)

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Neil Conway <neilc(at)samurai(dot)com>
Cc: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>, Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>, Andrew Dunstan <andrew(at)dunslane(dot)net>, yazicivo(at)ttnet(dot)net(dot)tr, pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: running script on server shutdown (TODO)
Date: 2005-12-11 18:44:46
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> Why is the TODO list keep in the source code repository, anyway? One
> alternative would be to move it to a wiki. That would allow other people
> to contribute to maintaining the list, with less procedural overhead.
> The GCC folks do this, for example: example:

I agree with this. It would add visibility to what the direction of 
PostgreSQL as well as put a friendly face on what the heck is 

I get a lot of calls that are basically, "What's coming in 8.2" Unless I 
follow the lists it is not an easy bit of information to get. A wiki that had
a page that said, "What's planned for 8.2!" or would be great!

It would also be useful to see who has signed on as the lead or to work on 
a particular subproject in case other developers would like to either lead 
or help a lead on the project.

I would request a vote interface but I think we would get to many 
mysqlisms ;)

> I don't see that we're "covered": sure, it's documented that people
> ought to ask on -hackers first, but this exact situation has happened
> several times in the past. Avoiding that would be a good thing,
> documentation or no.


Joshua D. Drake

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