[DB-SIG] Painful realization / cry for help

John W. Shipman john@nmt.edu
Thu, 16 Apr 1998 16:37:30 -0600 (MDT)

+-- Tod A. Olson (ta-olson@uchicago.edu):
| I'm not at all happy to hear that [Peter Godman has no access
| to Sybase].  I was hoping that you and I would be able to pool
| our Sybase module efforts, since we each have features in our
| modules that the other's lacks.  And I'll actually be able to
| return to working on my Sybase module, one we hire a couple
| people.

I work for a college computer center, and we plan to build a
bunch of applications in Python using Peter's module, so we'd
like to help out.  I'm not sure if we can get him an account
here, but at the very least I could test things for him.

I'm also interested in working on any new development efforts
for the Python-Sybase interface.  I'm a veteran developer and
would like to use Cleanroom methodology to ensure that the code
is as bug-free as possible; for more information on Cleanroom,
see <http://www.nmt.edu/~shipman/soft/clean>.  (I'm not looking
for a job, but volunteering to work on this as part of my current

Best regards,
John Shipman (john@nmt.edu), Applications Specialist, NM Tech Computer Center,
Speare 19, Socorro, NM 87801, (505) 835-5950, http://www.nmt.edu/~john
  ``Let's go outside and commiserate with nature.''  --Dave Farber