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Ticket #11356: 3rd_party_backends.diff

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1Index: docs/topics/install.txt
2===================================================================
3--- docs/topics/install.txt     (revision 11091)
4+++ docs/topics/install.txt     (working copy)
5@@ -61,11 +61,19 @@
6 Get your database running
7 =========================
8 
9-If you plan to use Django's database API functionality, you'll need to
10-make sure a database server is running. Django works with PostgreSQL_,
11-MySQL_, Oracle_ and SQLite_ (although SQLite doesn't require a separate server
12-to be running).
13+If you plan to use Django's database API functionality, you'll need to make
14+sure a database server is running. Django supports many different database
15+servers and is officially supported with PostgreSQL_, MySQL_, Oracle_ and
16+SQLite_ (although SQLite doesn't require a separate server to be running).
17 
18+In addition to the officially supported database backends there are also a
19+number of unofficial backends made available by 3rd parties. Note that these
20+backends are not supported by the Django project itself. This list is provided
21+as a convenience only.
22+
23+* `Sybase SQL Anywhere`_
24+* `IBM DB2`_
25+
26 Additionally, you'll need to make sure your Python database bindings are
27 installed.
28 
29@@ -111,6 +119,8 @@
30 .. _pysqlite: http://pysqlite.org/
31 .. _cx_Oracle: http://cx-oracle.sourceforge.net/
32 .. _Oracle: http://www.oracle.com/
33+.. _Sybase SQL Anywhere: http://code.google.com/p/sqlany-django/
34+.. _IBM DB2: http://code.google.com/p/ibm-db/
35 
36 .. _removing-old-versions-of-django:
37 
38Index: docs/ref/databases.txt
39===================================================================
40--- docs/ref/databases.txt      (revision 11091)
41+++ docs/ref/databases.txt      (working copy)
42@@ -601,3 +601,20 @@
43     Oracle. A workaround to this is to keep ``TextField`` columns out of any
44     models that you foresee performing ``distinct()`` queries on, and to
45     include the ``TextField`` in a related model instead.
46+
47+.. _third-party-notes:
48+
49+Using a 3rd-party database backend
50+==================================
51+
52+In addition to the officially supported database backends there are
53+also a number of unofficial backends made available by 3rd
54+parties. Specific notes for configuring these backends may be found at
55+the project pages themselves. Note that these backends are not
56+supported by the Django project itself.
57+
58+* `Sybase SQL Anywhere`_
59+* `IBM DB2`_
60+
61+.. _Sybase SQL Anywhere: http://code.google.com/p/sqlany-django/
62+.. _IBM DB2: http://code.google.com/p/ibm-db/