[Tutor] Why this error ?
dyoo at hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu
Thu Feb 1 00:37:11 CET 2007
>> I mean put all the parameters with quotes, I guess that might be a cause
>> of the error.
>> conn = MySQLdb.connect ('host' = "localhost", 'user' = "testuser",
>> 'passwd'= "testpass", 'db' = "test")
> No, unfortunately the problem remains, but thanks anyway.
It's supposed to be without quotes on the keyword argument names.
conn = MySQLdb.connect (host = "localhost",
user = "testuser",
passwd = "testpass",
db = "test")
It is very good that you're showing us literal error messages. There is
something very funky looking in the error message you're showing us:
"./mysql.py: line 3: syntax error near unexpected token `(
That does NOT look like a Python error message. It looks like a shell
error message from bash. Double check that you're running the script with
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