Ticket #11356: 3rd_party_backends.diff

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  • docs/topics/install.txt

     
    6161Get your database running
    6262=========================
    6363
    64 If you plan to use Django's database API functionality, you'll need to
    65 make sure a database server is running. Django works with PostgreSQL_,
    66 MySQL_, Oracle_ and SQLite_ (although SQLite doesn't require a separate server
    67 to be running).
     64If you plan to use Django's database API functionality, you'll need to make
     65sure a database server is running. Django supports many different database
     66servers and is officially supported with PostgreSQL_, MySQL_, Oracle_ and
     67SQLite_ (although SQLite doesn't require a separate server to be running).
    6868
     69In addition to the officially supported database backends there are also a
     70number of unofficial backends made available by 3rd parties. Note that these
     71backends are not supported by the Django project itself. This list is provided
     72as a convenience only.
     73
     74* `Sybase SQL Anywhere`_
     75* `IBM DB2`_
     76
    6977Additionally, you'll need to make sure your Python database bindings are
    7078installed.
    7179
     
    111119.. _pysqlite: http://pysqlite.org/
    112120.. _cx_Oracle: http://cx-oracle.sourceforge.net/
    113121.. _Oracle: http://www.oracle.com/
     122.. _Sybase SQL Anywhere: http://code.google.com/p/sqlany-django/
     123.. _IBM DB2: http://code.google.com/p/ibm-db/
    114124
    115125.. _removing-old-versions-of-django:
    116126
  • docs/ref/databases.txt

     
    601601    Oracle. A workaround to this is to keep ``TextField`` columns out of any
    602602    models that you foresee performing ``distinct()`` queries on, and to
    603603    include the ``TextField`` in a related model instead.
     604
     605.. _third-party-notes:
     606
     607Using a 3rd-party database backend
     608==================================
     609
     610In addition to the officially supported database backends there are
     611also a number of unofficial backends made available by 3rd
     612parties. Specific notes for configuring these backends may be found at
     613the project pages themselves. Note that these backends are not
     614supported by the Django project itself.
     615
     616* `Sybase SQL Anywhere`_
     617* `IBM DB2`_
     618
     619.. _Sybase SQL Anywhere: http://code.google.com/p/sqlany-django/
     620.. _IBM DB2: http://code.google.com/p/ibm-db/
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