MySQLdb compare lower

Cameron Simpson cs at
Thu Dec 13 08:00:48 CET 2012

On 12Dec2012 02:03, Dennis Lee Bieber <wlfraed at> wrote:
| 	According to the old "MySQL Language Reference" 
| """
| By default, string comparisons are not case sensitive and will use the
| current character set (ISO-8859-1 Latin1 by default, which also works
| excellently for English).
| """

I'm flabbergasted. [... consults the internets ...] It is still the case
today:-( Ouch.

Thank you for this reality check.
Cameron Simpson <cs at>

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