Intro to PL/Python

Josh Williams

You may be familiar with connecting to a database using Python, but did you know it's possible for your database itself to use Python? PostgreSQL has the ability to write functions and procedures in PL/Python, which can use Python to both work with data inside your database, and bring in information from the outside world. This tutorial-format demonstration is designed to show you how to get up and running on PL/Python, and some of the cool things you can accomplish using it.

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