[DB-SIG] Use of context managers with DB API 2

Daniele Varrazzo daniele.varrazzo at gmail.com
Mon Dec 3 11:29:17 CET 2012

On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 9:01 AM, M.-A. Lemburg <mal at egenix.com> wrote:
> On 03.12.2012 02:42, Daniele Varrazzo wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 5, 2012 at 9:28 AM, M.-A. Lemburg <mal at egenix.com> wrote:
>>> On 04.11.2012 23:24, Christoph Zwerschke wrote:
>>>> To wrap everything up, as a result of our discussion, I will do the following in the next version of
>>>> PyGreSQL:
>>>> * make connections context managers for transactions
>>>>   (may not be the optimal solution, but it's already established)
>>>> * make cursors self-closing context managers (evident)
>>>> * not implement shortcut functions (see above)
>>>> Is everybody happy with that?
>>> Sounds good :-)
>> Is there a final wording for the context managers in the dbapi?
> No, not yet. I wanted to add some text, but got distracted by other
> things. I'll try to get around to it this week, unless someone beats
> me to it :-)

I'd just like to be sure that the version I've implemented (as
described here:
is conform to the specs or if it requires any tweak.

-- Daniele

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