MySQLdb insert HTML code error

MRAB python at mrabarnett.plus.com
Tue Dec 11 01:51:09 CET 2012


On 2012-12-11 00:04, Anatoli Hristov wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I'm facing an issue inserting an html code into the DB, it comes out
> with a syntax error but I face it only when I have html code. Could
> help me escape the error somehow ?
>
> Here is my code
>
> def InsertSpecsDB(product_id, spec, lang, name):
>      db = MySQLdb.connect("localhost","getit","opencart")
>      cursor = db.cursor()
>      sql = ("INSERT INTO product_description (product_id, language_id,
> name, description) VALUES ('%s','%s','%s','%s')")
>      params = (product_id, lang, name, spec)
>      cursor.execute(sql, params)
>      id = cursor.lastrowid
>      print"Updated ID %s description %s" %(int(id), lang)
>      return id
>
You're using a parametrised query (which is good :-)), but you've included
quotes around the placeholders. There's no need to do that. They'll be
quoted automatically when necessary:

sql = "INSERT INTO product_description (product_id, language_id, name, 
description) VALUES (%s,%s,%s,%s)"




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