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Quickstart Guide (Python)

We will download/install pyverdict (a Python interface to VerdictDB) and issues a simple query. In this Quickstart Guide, we will use MySQL for VerdictDB's backend database.


pyverdict is distributed with PyPI. Use the following command for installation.

pip install pyverdict
pip install pyverdict --upgrade

Note: Prerequisites

pyverdict requires miniconda for Python 3.7, which can be installed for local users (i.e., without sudo access).


Suppose MySQL is set as described on this page.

import pyverdict
verdict = pyverdict.mysql('localhost', 'root', '')
verdict.sql('show schemas')     # this returns pandas DataFrame containing schema names