[python]Flask Migrate

Flask Migrate advantage This is for easy update of the existing database, such as create a new column, create a new table, drop a table, revert previous database. With migrate, I do not need to do the db.create_all() anymore. A note on sqlite3, once a table is created you cannot insert column directly, need to … Continue reading [python]Flask Migrate

[python]Query object from table with Flask SQLAlchemy

The purpose of using SQLAlchemy is to avoid using SQL syntax, and Flask's extension of SQLAlchemy makes usage easier than the original SQLAlchemy. So here are two demonstrations to query every row and query one row with a condition.

[python] Flask SQLAlchemy insert data

On previous post it was demonstrated that creating database is easier with Flask SQLAlchemy than using SQLAlchemy itself. This post demonstrates how data can be inserted to existing database, and also to check if the tables exist before executing create_all(). create_all() does not re-create table if the table exists, the if statement is to demonstrate … Continue reading [python] Flask SQLAlchemy insert data

[python] Create database with flask-sqlalchemy

On previous post I have used a pure SQLAlchemy module to just create the database, this time I am using Flask_SQLAlchemy to do it, which makes the creation simpler. I will need to put in two configuration parameters: SQLALCHEMY_DATABASE_URI SQLALCHEMY_TRACK_MODIFICATIONS For the configuration I have put them in a config.py file. As usual you need … Continue reading [python] Create database with flask-sqlalchemy

[python]SQLAlchemy create mysql table

On previous post, SQlite3 was created using SQLAlchemy, to change from SQLite to MySQL, you need to download pymysql module then change the URI from sqlite:///objects.db to mysql+pysql://[username]:[password]@[ip address of the mysql server]/[database name] example if username is cyruslab and password is mypassword and ip address of mysql is 192.168.1.1 and database name is firewall_objects … Continue reading [python]SQLAlchemy create mysql table

[python]Create database with SQLAlchemy

The objective of learning SQLAlchemy is to use its Object Relational Mapper (ORM), this allows programmer who does not do SQL syntax to also do CRUD on supported database, the ORM does the "translation or mapping" for us in the background, in our code we only need to do CRUD with python syntax. The SQLAlchemy … Continue reading [python]Create database with SQLAlchemy

[python]Detect changes in configuration of ASA

Three python scripts were written for doing specific tasks. conn_asa.py - this script is responsible for generating two outputs hostname and md_now (md is short for message digest) statechange.py - this script writes the hash generated from conn_asa.py into database. compare_change.py - this script compares the hash stored in db with the current hash generated … Continue reading [python]Detect changes in configuration of ASA