[DB-SIG] PoPy docs
16 Mar 2001 08:01:01 +0100
Timothy Wilson <email@example.com> writes:
> Hi everyone,
> A student and I are working on a project to build an inventory system for
> our science dept. using PostgreSQL and PoPy (and eventually Zope). We're
> having a hard time finding documentation on PoPy. Any suggestions? I've
> looked over v2.0 of the API and that's helpful, but I can't even connect
> properly to the database.
> I've got PostgreSQL 7.0.x on Debian w/ Python 1.5.2 and PoPy 2.0.1. If I'm
> logged in to the machine, what would the connection syntax be? The database
> is called 'supplydb' and everything else is standard. Any pointers?
Just from the top of my head:
conn = PoPy.connect('dbname=supplydb')
if you're running as a user allowed to connect to PostgreSQL.
For the other connection parameters, UTSL :)
apt-get source python-popy
is your friend :)
Siggy Brentrup - firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.winnegan.de/