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10.5 cursor.MySQLCursor Class

The MySQLCursor class instantiates objects that can execute operations such as SQL statements. Cursor objects interact with the MySQL server using a MySQLConnection object.

To create a cursor, use the cursor() method of a connection object:

import mysql.connector

cnx = mysql.connector.connect(database='world')
cursor = cnx.cursor()

Several related classes inherit from MySQLCursor. To create a cursor of one of these types, pass the appropriate arguments to cursor():


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