Use this tag for questions about the MySQL-Python database connector library (MySQLdb)
Oursql is a set of MySQL bindings for python with a focus on wrapping the MYSQL_STMT API to provide real parameterization and real server-side cursors.
"I hear oursql is nicer the mysql-python"
from question "What is the most efficient way to populate class attributes with a row from a database query?"
"At least for .executemany oursql seems to be more proficient than mysql-python as the sql statement is only prepared once for all submitted values"
from question "Is there a Python MySQL API that returns Prepared Statements for re-use?"