python & postgresql ?

David M. Cook davecook at nowhere.net
Tue Aug 19 00:35:25 CEST 2003


In article <bhqk4k$htg$1 at reader11.wxs.nl>, GuineaPig wrote:

> I'm trying to develop a cross-platform python-gui for a postgresql db. 
> Of course, I need some postgresql-module for python...  Pygresql seems 
> the obvious choice, but I'm developing on windows xp.  To get pygresql 
> to work I need to compile pygresql with a visual c++ compiler (wich I 
> don't have).

They have a win32 installer that works fine on XP:

http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=16528

> I've looked into pyPgSQL too, and this works fine under windows, but I 
> cannot get this to run on my linux-machine (suse 8.2).

What errors are you getting?  It works fine on my RH 9 box.  The application
I'm currently working on works with pygresql, psycopg or pypgsql:

http://classicollect.sf.net

Dave Cook




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