odbc for solid

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Thu Dec 23 16:45:06 CET 2004

flupke wrote:

> Hi,
> at work we use a solid database and i need to develop an application 
> that accesses it. Problem is the drivers: i only have some dll's lying 
> around and jar.
> On winsdows i could get by by using ODBC and the dll's to access the 
> solid database but i want to eventually run it on a linux server.
> Solid doesn't seem to have a driver specifically for Linux so i'm stuck 
> here. Is there any way i can still use Linux and have access to solid?
> Maybe i need to revert to jython so i can use the jar?

This might be of interest (and also possibly of relevance to an earlier 
query about accessing MS SQL Server from Unix in the "Python, unix and 
mssql" thread):


"""PyODB is an ODBC Python module to provide an quick an easy way to 
work with databases. It provides a small set of simplified bindings to 
the unixODBC API and has been developed using SWIG."

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