[DB-SIG] Re: MSSQL "proxy" access
philippe.entzmann at laposte.net
Wed Jun 4 12:51:16 EDT 2003
M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
> Philippe ENTZMANN wrote:
>> I'm prototyping an application with Python and MSSQL. I use odbc
>> module for data access.
>> I would like to be able to run my app both on Windows and Linux.
>> Is there a way to access directly an MSSQL database from a python
>> program running on Linux ?
>> Is it a good idea to use some XMLRPC stuff to "proxy" the data
>> requests from the clients (Linux and Windows) to the MSSQL server thru
>> a python server (Windows) ?
>> Is there already a module for doing such things ? (db proxiing via
> mxODBC via FreeTDS should work. They both run on Unix.
Thanks for this info.
mxODBC is a commercial product. Is there any free working alternative ?
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