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Python 2.7/3.x binding for EJDB database engine.

Project description

Embedded JSON database library Python 2.7/3.x binding


**Required tools/system libraries:**

* gcc
* **Python >= 3.x|2.7.x**
* EJDB C library **libejdb** ([from sources]( or as [debian packages](

**Python binding published:**

**(A) Installing using pip**

`pip` for python3 or python2 should be installed (`sudo apt-get install python3-pip` | `sudo apt-get install python-pip`)

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sudo pip install pyejdb

sudo pip install pyejdb --upgrade

**(B) Installing directly from sources**

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git clone
cd ./ejdb-python
sudo python3 ./ install

**(C) Installing on Ubuntu/Debian (only for Python3.x)**

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:adamansky/ejdb
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install python3-ejdb

One snippet intro

import pyejdb
from datetime import datetime

#Open database
ejdb = pyejdb.EJDB("zoo", pyejdb.DEFAULT_OPEN_MODE | pyejdb.JBOTRUNC)

parrot1 = {
"name": "Grenny",
"type": "African Grey",
"male": True,
"age": 1,
"birthdate": datetime.utcnow(),
"likes": ["green color", "night", "toys"],
"extra1": None
parrot2 = {
"name": "Bounty",
"type": "Cockatoo",
"male": False,
"age": 15,
"birthdate": datetime.utcnow(),
"likes": ["sugar cane"],
"extra1": None
}"parrots2", parrot1, parrot2)

with ejdb.find("parrots2", {"likes" : "toys"},
hints={"$orderby" : [("name", 1)]}) as cur:
print("found %s parrots" % len(cur))
for p in cur:
print("%s likes toys!" % p["name"])


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