MYSql, CGI web page search code not working

Kirk McDonald mooquack at
Sat Jan 28 21:58:16 CET 2006

Dennis Lee Bieber wrote:
> On Sat, 28 Jan 2006 10:14:44 -0800, Kirk McDonald <mooquack at>
> declaimed the following in comp.lang.python:
>>The comma is intentional: the MySQLdb wants the argument(s) as a tuple.
> 	The DB-API wants tuples... But my last perusal of the MySQLdb Python
> code showed that it would work with naked singletons...

Ah! So it does. However, I still pass 'em as a tuple as a matter of 
course, since it's documented that way. *shrug* (Also, it saves that 
many keystrokes if I need to add arguments.)

-Kirk McDonald

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