[Zope-DB] Re: ZMySQLDA/MySQLdb: DON'T fix like this for Zope 2.7.0!

Andy Dustman andy at dustman.net
Sat Apr 10 23:07:31 EDT 2004

On Sat, 2004-04-03 at 12:34, Michal Kurowski wrote:
> Chris Withers [lists at simplistix.co.uk] wrote:
> > 
> > This is NOT a good fix. All you're doing is ignoring the server's 
> > capabilities, so if the server supports transactions and the client 
> > doesn't, or vice versa, you end up in a mess.
> You're right but I think it is not that severe.
> Generally you use MyIsam tables and if you choose InnoDB you know your
> own reasons for it.
> > I think the idea is that you're supposed to use mysql-python 0.9.3b2 with 
> > Python 2.3, but there's no Windows binary for that.
> > Well, ZMySQLDA is Andy's code, so perhaps he could comment? ;-)
> Well, I'd be curious to hear Andy Dustman in here too ;-)))

Chris is correct. For Python 2.2 and up, you need one of the
MySQLdb-0.9.3 betas.
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