[Zope-DB] Generic Data Entry

Michael Havard nhavar@hotmail.com
Sat, 05 Oct 2002 03:14:22 +0000

In short, YES.

There are already some tutorials on ZOPE.org on how to populate data 
generically from SQL statements.

Basically all you have to do is have an ODBC connection to your Access 
Database, create some SQL statements (ZSQL methods) and create some 
framework pages to display it all. There is also a Formulator product that 

>From: "Jon S. Jaques" <jonj@sysconn.com>
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>I'm not sure if Zope is the right tool for me, but a friend suggested that 
>look into it. Essentially all I need is a semi-generic method of creating
>data entry screens for ODBC databases without having to invest hours and
>hours into it.
>Can Zope be used to acheive this? If not, might anybody have an alternative
>Thanks in advance,
>--Jon Jaques
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