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SystemAdmin
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Pinned topic Can Informix be used with Python?

‏2012-05-10T14:58:03Z |
I've looked in a number of places and havent managed to find anything as yet which says yes or no.. although the implication is no...
Updated on 2012-05-10T15:17:30Z at 2012-05-10T15:17:30Z by SystemAdmin
  • SystemAdmin
    SystemAdmin
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    Re: Can Informix be used with Python?

    ‏2012-05-10T15:09:03Z  
    Hi,

    The answer is yes, but you need to have a DRDA listener configured for your Informix server since the Python driver uses DRDA protocol. The Python driver should be part of the IBM Data Server driver that is shipped with Informx CSDK install image.

    HTH,
    Yunming
  • andreasl
    andreasl
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    Re: Can Informix be used with Python?

    ‏2012-05-10T15:15:48Z  
    Interesting implication ;-)

    Googling "informix python" returns 1.24 mio hits, among first 10 there are:
    http://sourceforge.net/projects/informixdb,
    http://informix-zone.com/informix-script-dbapi
    and
    http://www.waiug.org/present/Forum2006/Presentations/Informix_Python_Carsten_Haese.pdf

    HTH,
    Andreas
  • SystemAdmin
    SystemAdmin
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    Re: Can Informix be used with Python?

    ‏2012-05-10T15:17:30Z  
    Thanks for the responses...