On Fri, Aug 8, 2014 at 9:47 AM, Josh Berkus <j...@agliodbs.com> wrote: > On 08/07/2014 08:38 AM, Oleg Bartunov wrote: >> +1 for BRIN ! >> >> On Thu, Aug 7, 2014 at 6:16 PM, Simon Riggs <si...@2ndquadrant.com> wrote: >>> On 7 August 2014 14:53, Robert Haas <robertmh...@gmail.com> wrote: >>> A better description would be "block range index" since we are >>> indexing a range of blocks (not just one block). Perhaps a better one >>> would be simply "range index", which we could abbreviate to RIN or >>> BRIN. > > How about Block Range Dynamic indexes? > > Or Range Usage Metadata indexes? > > You see what I'm getting at: > > BRanDy > > RUM > > ... to keep with our "new indexes" naming scheme ... Not the best fit for kids, fine for grad students.
BRIN seems to be a perfect consensus, so +1 for it. -- Michael -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers