[DB-SIG] Database API clarifications

Bill Tutt billtut@microsoft.com
Fri, 30 Jan 1998 15:35:19 -0800


> -----Original Message-----
> From:	M.-A. Lemburg [SMTP:lemburg@uni-duesseldorf.de]
> Sent:	Friday, January 30, 1998 8:37 AM
> To:	DB-SIG @ Python.org
> Subject:	Re: [DB-SIG] Database API clarifications
> 
> 
> Ok, I see. Well then a method cursor.nextset() should go into the
> API. With the same semantics that Bill proposed:
> 
> 	return 1 if there are more sets and organize for the
> 	next fetch* calls to return rows from the next set;
> 	return 0 otherwise.
> 
> 	Interface packages not providing this feature should always
> 	return 0.
> 
> Is that ok ? I'll add to my API 1.1. draft then.
> 
Well, close, but preferably return None instead of 0, this is Python after
all. :)

Bill


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