[DB-SIG] mxODBC query results as dictionaries

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Thu, 18 Oct 2001 10:03:19 +0200

> Joseph Wilhelm wrote:
> I scanned through the archives of this mailing list, and saw a bit of
> a discussion about this subject... but I couldn't find a final
> definitive answer on it. What is the recommended way, if any, to get
> rows from a an mxODBC cursor as a dictionary, in the form [
> "column_name" : "column_date" ] ?

Here are some links:

	http://www.lyra.org/greg/python/ (look for dtuple.py)

Even though mxODBC provides the needed information for dictionary
mappings (column names and values), there is the problem of
columns which have database generated names, e.g. for DB functions.

Marc-Andre Lemburg
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