Remap Mysql tuple to dictionary

Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Tue Sep 26 10:53:55 CEST 2006


In message <mailman.644.1159256238.10491.python-list at python.org>, Fredrik
Lundh wrote:

> Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
> 
>  > Kind of defeats the point of having SQL, but there you go...
> 
> there are plenty of reasons to use Python data structures instead of the
> SQL engine for data crunching.  especially if you care about efficiency.

I think you have something else in mind when you say "efficiency", from what
I'm thinking of.

SQL databases like MySQL are _designed_ for efficiency.



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