SQLObject – Object Relational Manager

SQLObject is a popular Object Relational Manager for providing an object interface to your database, with tables as classes, rows as instances, and columns as attributes.

SQLObject includes a Python-object-based query language that makes SQL more abstract, and provides substantial database independence for applications. Python 2.7 or 3.4+ is required.

This is free and open source software.

Features include:

  • Supports MySQL, PostgreSQL and SQLite; connections to other backends – Firebird, Sybase, MSSQL and MaxDB (also known as SAPDB) – are lesser debugged).
  • Uses class definitions to form table schemas, and utilizes the language’s reflection and dynamism to be useful.
  • Mature software. The first release was back in 2002.

Website: www.sqlobject.org
Support: FAQ, GitHub Code Repository
Developer: Ian Bicking and contributors
License: GNU Lesser General Public License v2.1

SQLObject is written in Python. Learn Python with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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