[DB-SIG] DCOracle on HP-UX 11.00 using Oracle 8.1.5
Wed, 19 Apr 2000 10:55:08 -0400
Jēkabs Andrušaitis [firstname.lastname@example.org] wrote:
> Has anyone successfully used DCOracle module on HP-UX 11.00 with Oracle
Nope, we don't use HP-UX around here (DC). Having said that, it works
fine with other things. Check out the replacement Setup file that I
wrote for 8.1.5:
There are still some open issues with DCOracle that I hope to resolve
before the next release:
- LOBs don't work in Oracle 8i, yet another gratuitous change
- Heavily multi-threaded apps fail under 8i that work fine
under 8.0.5. This reuqires a totally different method to
> I am worried about size of the statically linked Python executable - it is
> around 7Mb (after stripping).
I ca't speak to the size on HPUX, but on Solaris/Linux, the new Setup
file creates a "tiny" shared library... at least by Oracle standards
> Another thing I really need is - ability to use DCOracle with oracle
> connection established by
> embedded SQL, as I am embedding Python into C code, which uses embedded SQL
> to connect.
can't help you here, it's not a "design requirement" for DCOracle. If
you were to write code that would do this correctly, then we would
consider integrating it into the DCOracle code-base.
| Christopher Petrilli