[Tutor] sqlite3 question
__peter__ at web.de
Thu May 24 11:34:36 CEST 2012
Alan Gauld wrote:
> On 23/05/12 17:11, Khalid Al-Ghamdi wrote:
>> I'm using Python 3 and have read that you need sqlite to be installed to
>> use the sqlite3 module, but when it is imported it seems to work ok.
> The info is wrong.
> Unlike other SQL databases SQLite is not a server based system so there
> is nothing to install. It is just a set of functions in a library, which
> comes with Python.
IIRC Python on Windows comes with its own sqlite library while on Linux it
uses the systemwide libsqlite3. The dependency is handled by the package
manager, so the user experience is the same.
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