Source: Linux Journal
A few years ago, my wife and I decided to go on a skiing trip up north. To reserve skiing equipment, you had to give 24-hour advance notice using the ski lodge's on-line web site. The catch was my wife had asked me to make the reservations 23 hours before the deadline.
Python is a great tool to use with DB2 Version 8. It combines the ability to quickly and simply access a DB2 database with the power to perform more complex tasks that require a general-purpose programming language. You'll learn about the Python DB2 module using the sample that ships with DB2 Version 8.1. By the end of the tutorial you will have received a thorough introduction to the entire Python DB2 interface.