[DB-SIG] Database Independent SQL
Tue, 10 Sep 2002 13:03:13 +1000
> That would be me -- we have a DB-API abstraction layer that does
> quite a few
> nice things. Most interestingly, it can perform source-to-source
> translations of queries from one dialect of SQL into another
Now this is awesome stuff. I think something like this together with the
db_rows can make DB apps super portable and easy to code/maintain.
> (i.e., MySQL ->
> PostgreSQL <-> Oracle <-> MS SQL 2000). Unfortunately, it is not yet open
> source since parts some components were developed under a fairly
> license for some of out clients. We are in the process of
> dis-entangling as
> much of it as we can for eventual release to the general Python community.
Hope we can see it soon.
Thanks for the response.