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Ability to read existing databases without having to define models

Requires some API that queries the DB for existing tables, make a guess about mapping SQL field types into web2py types, returns some dict-like representation of the DB.

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    Richard PenmanAdminRichard Penman (Admin, web2py) shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

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      • Maxim KostrikinMaxim Kostrikin commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Please use
        extract_mysql_models.py
        extract_pgsql_models.py
        from web2py/scripts
        This create models from db structure.

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