Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: Major features for 9.1

From: Thomas Kellerer <spam_eater(at)gmx(dot)net>
To: pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Major features for 9.1
Date: 2011-05-04 13:07:57
Message-ID: iprj36$cir$ (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-advocacy
Joshua Tolley, 04.05.2011 15:02:
> On Mon, May 02, 2011 at 05:02:21PM +0100, Simon Riggs wrote:
>> I'm betting that only about 10% of people that care about databases
>> would know what SQL/MED is. Much better to say "Distributed Database
>> (Read-only)", or similar.
> At first glance, "distributed database" makes me think only of two-phase
> commit, rather than SQL/MED. Perhaps it would be better to use words like
> "management of external data" or "foreign data sources".

Oracle and Firebird call this "External tables".


In response to

pgsql-advocacy by date

Next:From: Gilberto Castillo MartínezDate: 2011-05-04 13:19:40
Subject: Re: Major features for 9.1
Previous:From: Joshua TolleyDate: 2011-05-04 13:02:25
Subject: Re: Major features for 9.1

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2018 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group