Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#19146 closed Bug (fixed)

sqlite3 supports enable_load_extension() after 2.7

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: nobody
Component: Documentation Version: 1.4
Severity: Normal Keywords: GeoDjango, sqlite3
Cc: Triage Stage: Unreviewed
Has patch: no Needs documentation: no
Needs tests: no Patch needs improvement: no
Easy pickings: yes UI/UX: no


In the GeoDjango docs (, it says that you have to use pysqlite2 because only it supports enable_load_extension.

However, the Python docs( show that after Python 2.7, sqlite3 also supports enable_load_extension() and associated functionality.

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Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by Claude Paroz

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

I've just refactored the GeoDjango installation docs. I've now prefixed the pysqlite2 paragraphe with "If you are on Python 2.6".

Any review of the new "Installing Spatialite" page welcome.

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