Mysql: query not working, why? pls take a look...

hello experts,

why is this query not working for me?

SELECT * FROM `aex_session` WHERE `session_id` = tacs6t1ueqtnajp3r2vd66tls2

#1054 - Unknown column 'tacs6t1ueqtnajp3r2vd66tls2' in 'where clause'

TABLE: aex_session
time                    session_id                   data
10.14.11 17:21               tacs6t1ueqtnajp3r2vd66tls2       a:2:{s:6:"expire";i:120;...
10.14.11 17:26               tacs6t1ueqtnajp3r2vd44444test2       a:2:{s:6:"expire";i:120;...
10.14.11 17:32               tacs6t1ueqtnajp3r2vd33333test3       a:2:{s:6:"expire";i:120;...
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Kevin CrossChief Technology OfficerCommented:
Do you have it typed exactly like that with no quotes around the session_id value you are testing? If so, that is the issue. At least that is the only thing that appears wrong and makes sense with the error message you are getting as without the quotes it thinks it is a column name which of course errors since one of that name does not exist.

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Kevin CrossChief Technology OfficerCommented:
To be more clear:
SELECT * FROM `aex_session` 
WHERE `session_id` = 'tacs6t1ueqtnajp3r2vd66tls2';

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epifanio67Author Commented:
yep... that was the issue..

thanks so much..

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