Best python postgres module?

Robert Brewer fumanchu at
Fri Jan 28 15:26:10 EST 2005

Roland Heiber wrote:
> i recently migrated from mysql to postgresql and did use 
> severel python 
> postgres-modules. All do what they are designed for, so 
> which one would 
> you use? psycopg, pygresql, pypgsql? psycopg seems to be the best 
> solution for heavy traffic/multiple connections .... i have no real 
> testing environment, so any advice which one to use for different 
> usecases would be nice.

If your "use cases" involve cross-platform development (i.e. Linux and
Windows), pypgsql seems to fit the bill nicely.

Robert Brewer
Amor Ministries
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