Re: Main page: about us

From: Leif B. Kristensen
Subject: Re: Main page: about us
Date: ,
Msg-id: 200608011616.35934.leif@solumslekt.org
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In response to: Re: Main page: about us  (Chris Mair)
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Main page: about us  ("Greg Sabino Mullane", )
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    Re: Main page: about us  (Anastasios Hatzis, )
 Re: Main page: about us  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
  Re: Main page: about us  ("Marc G. Fournier", )
   Re: Main page: about us  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
    Re: Main page: about us  (Anastasios Hatzis, )
     Re: Main page: about us  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
      Re: Main page: about us  (Anastasios Hatzis, )
  Re: Main page: about us  ("Greg Sabino Mullane", )
   Re: Main page: about us  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
    Re: Main page: about us  ("Roderick A. Anderson", )
   Re: Main page: about us  (mdean, )
    Re: Main page: about us  (Alvaro Herrera, )
     Re: Main page: about us  (mdean, )
      Re: Main page: about us  ("Leif B. Kristensen", )
       Re: Main page: about us  (Robert Bernier, )
        Re: Main page: about us  (Josh Berkus, )
         Re: Main page: about us  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
          Re: Main page: about us  (David Fetter, )
           Re: Main page: about us  (mdean, )
       Re: Main page: about us  (mdean, )
      Re: Main page: about us  (Anastasios Hatzis, )
       Re: Main page: about us  (Chris Mair, )
        Re: Main page: about us  ("Leif B. Kristensen", )

On Tuesday 1. August 2006 10:47, Chris Mair wrote:
>Well, Ingres stands for INteractive Graphics REtrieval System
> according to Wikipedia. PostgreSQL inherited the letters from
> there...

So, basically PostgreSQL is about graphics retrieval. The interactivity
is a thing of the past, it was traded for an SQL interface.

Sure, that explains everything ;-)
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