Newbee WinNT ODBC Question

Gordon McMillan gmcm at hypernet.com
Tue Nov 9 16:46:47 CET 1999


wayne_strauss writes:

> I've installed Python and Win32all.exe. When I run the following
> (only the first three lines shown):
> 
> import dbi, odbc     # ODBC modules
> import time          # standard time module
> 
> dbc = odbc.odbc('db/id/pw')
> 
> I get:
> 
> >>> Traceback (innermost last):
>   File "d:\Program
> Files\Python\Pythonwin\pywin\framework\scriptutils.py", line 237,
> in RunScript
>     exec codeObject in __main__.__dict__
>   File "D:\dev\Python\ODBC\odbc.py", line 1, in ?
>     import dbi, odbc     # ODBC modules
>   File "odbc.py", line 4, in ?
>     dbc = odbc.odbc('db/id/pw')
> TypeError: call of non-function (type module)
> 
> If the import worked then why does the actual function call fail?

You didn't by any chance name this script "odbc.py" did you?

import-Narcissus-ly y'rs

- Gordon




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