Data Coding suggestions

Kurt Smith kwmsmith at
Sat Feb 28 14:08:07 EST 2009

On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 10:08 AM, steven.oldner <steven.oldner at> wrote:

> Thanks guys.  While shopping today I've thought of a few more columns
> for my data so my first item will be building the 3 DB tables and a
> way to populate them.  Since this was intended to automate what I do
> on a weekly basis, I didn't think about adding recipes since I know
> what I need for the family, but that's a good touch.
> Item 1. Build 3 db tables
> Item 2. Build app to populate tables.
> Item 3. Build app to read tables and print lists.
> Anything else?

You might take a look at the source code for the Gourmet Recipe Manager

It's written in python, has a persistent database (not sure if using
sqlite3) and you might be able to adapt it to your needs.

We use it for our shopping lists here and it's great.


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