About cx_Oracle

cx_Oracle is a Python extension module that enables access to Oracle Database and conforms to the Python database API specification. This module is currently built against Oracle client 11.2 and 12.1 and Python 2.7, 3.4, 3.5 and 3.6. For more information on the database API specification, see here.


Version 5.3, released March, 2017

Install by issuing the command

pip install cx_Oracle
(on platforms other than Windows) or download directly from PyPI.

Older versions can be found in the files section at Sourceforge.