Using the SQL UPDATE command

This recipe will use the code from the previous recipe, explain it in more detail, and then extend the code to update our data.

In order to update data we have previously inserted into our MySQL database tables, we use the SQL UPDATE command.

Getting ready

This recipe builds on the previous recipe, so read and study the previous recipe in order to follow the coding in this recipe where we modify existing data.

How to do it…

First, we will display the data to be modified by running the following Python to MySQL command:

import mysql.connector as mysql import GuiDBConfig as guiConf class MySQL(): # class variable GUIDB = 'GuiDB' #------------------------------------------------------ def showData(self): # connect to MySQL ...

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