[DB-SIG] Newb Quiestion
matt at pollenation.net
Wed Sep 17 04:53:33 EDT 2003
Conrad Koziol wrote:
>Hello i'm new to programming and was wondering if you can suggest a free
It really depends on your requirements but PostgreSQL
(http://www.postgresql.org/) is my preferred solution. MySQL
(http://www.mysql.com/) is another popular choice.
>Also any place to find a tutorial on using it with python and
>the modules you need to use it???
You will almost certainly be accessing the database via the DB-API
interface which is quite straightforward:
I don't have any good tutorial links, have you tried Google?
A full list of modules is available here:
I have personally used pyscopg and pyPgSQL (with PostgreSQL) and both
work well. They are licensed differently which may influence your choice.
Hope this helps.
Matt Goodall, Pollenation Internet Ltd
e: matt at pollenation.net
t: +44 (0)113 2252500
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