Is python good for making database work short?
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Thu Jun 19 17:35:13 CEST 2003
Paul McNett <p at ulmcnett.com> wrote
> I am a FoxPro developer switching to Python. Python offers a good DB
> specification and a bunch of modules to access any kind of backend data.
> Python also offers good basic types to store cursor-like views of the dat
> (a list of dictionaries would provide a recordset-like object, where you
> can reference the fields by name).
Thanks for the cool opinion. Its nice to have one from a foxpro
afficinado saying that python is the next best thing.
I have been very impressed with foxpro. I am surprised that the free
software community ( or even another proprietary group ) has not
produced a work-a-like of foxpro.
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