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Overview of competing Python modules?

Has anyone ever compiled an overview of competing Python modules?
Something like "there's the standard cvs module and the one from
pycvs.sourcefor ge.net but most people use cvs (or pycvs) because it's

I'm particularly interested in competing modules for:

* CVS formatted files

* XML formatted files

* Database connectors to
MySQL, PostgreSQL, Sybase, MSSQL and ODBC
Thanks, Thorsten
Jul 18 '05 #1
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Thorsten Kampe wrote:
Something like "there's the standard cvs module and the one from
pycvs.sourcefor ge.net but most people use cvs (or pycvs) because it's

How would anybody that?

For database modules look at:


Jul 18 '05 #2
On Thu, 16 Sep 2004 10:10:18 +0200,
Thorsten Kampe <th******@thors tenkampe.de> wrote:
Has anyone ever compiled an overview of competing Python modules?
Something like "there's the standard cvs module and the one from
pycvs.sourcefor ge.net but most people use cvs (or pycvs) because it's

Try the Python wiki: <http://www.python.org/moin/FrontPage>

Also, I've had fairly good results from typing the general topic and a
couple of competitors into a single google web or usenet search, e.g.

postgresql python psycopg pypgsql


Dan Sommers
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Jul 18 '05 #3

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