Skip to main content

Simple wrapper functions for connecting to and loading data

Project description


Set of wrapper functions to abstract repetitive tasks such as reading data from a Redshift/postgres databases, and writing their contents to a CSV or Google sheet.

Current State

  • Connect to Postgres / Redshift: postgres.get_engine
  • Read output of a sql query into a data frame: transfer.read_sql_data
  • Write output of SQL files to CSV: transfer.sqls_to_csv
  • Read contents of a Google sheet into a data frame: gsheets.get_ws_data
  • Update contents of a Google sheet using a data frame: gsheets.update_ws
  • Write output of SQL files to Google sheet: transfer.sqls_to_gs

Environment Variables

  • Add a .env file to the project root directory.
  • Add the following environment variables, replacing with values relevant for your connections. Format:

Postgres/Redshift Connection

export PGHOST =
export PGPORT = 5439
export PGUSER = your_user_name
export PGPASSWORD = your_password
  • Load the environment variables before running the script. For example, by running source .env in the terminal you are using to run Python scripts.

Google Sheets

Requires client_secret.json credentials file in root directory. These are downloaded when creating a service account within a project that has been created through the Google developer console and has the Google Sheet API enabled . See:

Project details

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Files for connectivator, version 0.0.5
Filename, size File type Python version Upload date Hashes
Filename, size connectivator-0.0.5-py3-none-any.whl (5.1 kB) File type Wheel Python version py3 Upload date Hashes View
Filename, size connectivator-0.0.5.tar.gz (3.3 kB) File type Source Python version None Upload date Hashes View

Supported by

AWS AWS Cloud computing Datadog Datadog Monitoring DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate Facebook / Instagram Facebook / Instagram PSF Sponsor Fastly Fastly CDN Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Microsoft Microsoft PSF Sponsor Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Salesforce Salesforce PSF Sponsor Sentry Sentry Error logging StatusPage StatusPage Status page