Connect MySQL database using MySQL-Connector Python
While working with Python we need to work with databases, they may be of different types like MySQL, SQLite, NoSQL, etc. In this article, we will be looking forward to how to connect MySQL databases using MySQL Connector/Python.
MySQL Connector module of Python is used to connect MySQL databases with the Python programs, it does that using the Python Database API Specification v2.0 (PEP 249). It uses the Python standard library and has no dependencies.
Connecting to the Database
In the following example we will be connecting to MySQL database using
Also for the same, we can use
connection.MySQLConnection() class instead of
Another way is to pass the dictionary in the connect() function using ‘**’ operator:
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