[Tutor] Counting MySQL Fields
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Sun Jun 12 05:21:13 CEST 2005
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On Sat, 11 Jun 2005 23:16:47 +0100
"Alan G" <alan.gauld at freenet.co.uk> wrote:
> HI Don,
> > > > result = Cursor.fetchone()
> > > > Con.close()
> > > >
> > > > # Count the fields
> > > > result.num_fields()
> > Should I have done something more like this?
> > a = result
> > the DB code
> > a.num_fields()
> No I'd have expected something like:
> n = result.num_fields()
> Although taking a guess I susprect num_fields may be a method
> of the cursor object? After all it knows how many felds each row
> So it may be you need:
> n = Cursor.num_fields()
> But thats pure guesswork based on how I would have designed it!
> I'm gonna be getting into some Python DB programming soon so I'll
> need to find out then I guess.
> Alan G.
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