Python and problem in updating a mysql table with simple list.

I have a list which I am using to  update  a mysql table - registrations. and a particular column 'cheapbuy' and row memberID = 3001

The list is [9, 10]  and I have verified that it is 'of type' list.

The page with the mysql update function is shown below.

The error message is also shown below

Thanks for taking a look

james.

ERRORMESSAGE.jpgmysql registrations table





CGI PAGE
 
#!C:\Python34\python.exe
import cgi,cgitb
import mysql.connector as conn
import collections
import datetime
def htmlTop():
    print("""Content-type:text/html\n\n
        <!DOCTYPE html>
        <html lang="en">
            <head>
                #<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html;charset=iso-8859-1">
                <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />
                <title> My Server-side template</title>
        </head>
        <body>""")

def htmlTail():
    print(""" its done</body>
        </html>""")

def connectDB():
    db=conn.connect(host='localhost' ,user='root' ,passwd='844cheminduplan' ,db='office')
    cursor = db.cursor()
    return db, cursor 

def Updatecheapbuy(db,cursor):
    cursor.execute ("""
       UPDATE registrations
       SET  cheapbuy = {0}
       WHERE memberID={1}
    """.format(cheapbuylist, memberID))
    db.commit()
    db.close  
    

#main program
if __name__== "__main__":
    try:
        htmlTop()
        memberID = 1003
        mydict = ({9: 3, 10: 3, 11: 1, 12: 1})
        cheapbuylist = []
        
        for key, value in mydict.items():
            if value == 3:
                print(key, "this is key")
                cheapbuylist.append(key)
        
             
        
        print(cheapbuylist, "this is cheapbuylist", type(cheapbuylist), memberID, "This is memberID")
        db,cursor=connectDB()
        Updatecheapbuy(db,cursor)
        

        htmlTail()
    except:
        cgi.print_exception()

        

    

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jameskaneAsked:
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Walter RitzelSenior Software EngineerCommented:
James, can you print the statement before execute and put the result here? I believe your problem is that your command is expecting a string, but you are delivering the value without quotes

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jameskaneAuthor Commented:
Hi Walter, sorry, but I'm not sure what you mean 'statement before execute'  ?
jameskaneAuthor Commented:
OK, that's fixed - needed the string change plus Json.

thanks,

james
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