Configuring the Python Modules

Prerequisites

You have installed Python on your computer.

Procedure

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       1.      Download the package maxdb-python-* for your platform from the MaxDB website:

See Concepts of the Database System, Download.

maxdb-python-win-32bit-i386-7_6_00_16.zip

       2.      Unpack this package in the directory of your choice <module_path> on your computer.

C:\tmp\maxdb-python-win-32bit-i386-7_6_00_16

       3.      Add the directory <module_path> to the environment variable PYTHONPATH:

?     Microsoft Windows:

set PYTHONPATH=%PYTHONPATH%;<module_path>

set PYTHONPATH=%PYTHONPATH%;"C:\tmp\maxdb-python-win-32bit-i386-7_6_00_16"

?     UNIX/Linux (sh/bash):

PYTHONPATH=$PYTHONPATH:<module_path>

export PYTHONPATH

See also:

Python Manual