Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!

From: Andreas Kretschmer
Subject: Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!
Date: ,
Msg-id: 20120807160634.GA5022@tux
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In response to: Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Thomas Kellerer)
Responses: Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Josh Berkus)
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Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Josh Berkus, )
 Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  ("Jonathan S. Katz", )
  Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Thomas Kellerer, )
   Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Andreas Kretschmer, )
    Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Josh Berkus, )
     Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  ("Jonathan S. Katz", )
     Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Rob Napier, )
      Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
       Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Rob Napier, )
        Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Leif Biberg Kristensen, )
        Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Thomas Kellerer, )
         Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Rob Napier, )
       Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  ("Kevin Grittner", )
        Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  ("Jonathan S. Katz", )
         Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Josh Berkus, )
 Re: Help me improve the 9.2 release announcement!  (Chris Travers, )

Thomas Kellerer <> wrote:

>> I was planning to mention range types in a quote that I was going to
>> submit.  I think they are too important to leave out.  In many ways,
>> it would be better to promote the range type functionality  in this
>> release than JSON
>
> I second that.
>
> I too find the range types more important than a somewhat unfinished
> JSON support (In my opinion it's missing indexing and access functions
> to make it really usable)

+1

>
>
>> "PostgreSQL now supports range data types, which allow developers to
>> quickly find overlapping series of data, useful for booking and
>> reservation systems."
>
> I like that.

Yepp, maybe 'useful (not only) for booking ...'


Andreas
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