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I'm amazed by how many people signed up to LQ to just
give their FireBird statement; chances are we won't
hear back from them until next years poll Unless,
of course, they use several different logins each time.
I mentioned both Postgres and Firebird, but I actually voted for Firebird;-) I've been using Firebird/Interbase since 2000 when Borland was gracious enough to release the source code.
I hope you're wrong about the posting only for Firebird votes. People who are using Firebird know what they're doing. So I would think they would be the types who would have *much* to contribute to the community;-)
Still, it's nice that it sparked an interest in people signing up to LQ. Whatever gets more people involved is good. There are so *many* questions to be answered here and not enough people to answer them! Thanks Tinkster and other Moderators for all your hard work answering questions and making this a great place to come for help!
It's Postgres or PostgreSQL, not postgre. It USED
to be postgres and a year, and at some stage the community
made the (in my not so humble opinion) silly move to
calling it PostgreSQL, which confused a few people about
both the name and its pronunciation.
It's pronounced postgres-queue-ell, and as far as
I'm concerned the -queue-ell is optional.