I had a recent question tagged with
database-agnostic and I thought, that's strange, couldn't most questions be similarly tagged? Put another way, wouldn't a question about a specific database be off-topic? How many shared databases are available to us from a DBA perspective?
Then I realised: they meant
DBMS-agnostic. However, I couldn't find a tag for that. Conclusion: the tag is misnamed.
How to get this fixed?
Just to be clear, I am aware it is common to use 'database' as a contraction of DBMS (it is after all three syllables compared with four!) And no doubt there are some of us that think SQL Server is a database. However, I understand this site is about learning and that precise language is important for something as high level and oft used as a tag.
FWIW the vast majority of
database- tags use the word appropriately. The only other inappropriate one I could spot was