[ckan-discuss] RDBMS Data Source
rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Mon Mar 19 09:07:01 GMT 2012
On 19 March 2012 00:47, Haq, Salman <Salman.Haq at neustar.biz> wrote:
> I hope this is the right forum for this question:
> Currently CKAN supports three types of data sources: CSV/Excel file upload,
> hyperlink to API, hyperlink to CSV/Excel file.
> Is there a plugin that supports a relational database as fourth type of data
No, but it's a really interesting idea. You'd be wanting to add to
Specifically (I think):
@David (Raznick): any thoughts on this?
> Such a plugin could be provided a username/password combination to connect
> to the server and extract metadata information automatically. Pyodbc or
> SQLAlchemy could be used for implementing this.
Indeed. The issue here is how to provide the username / password info ...
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