[mod_python] Re: mod_python and SQLAlchemy don't mix?

Graham Dumpleton graham.dumpleton at gmail.com
Fri Jun 8 19:37:43 EDT 2007

One possibility for strange database problems is where you have PHP
also loaded by Apache and it was compiled against a different version
of the database client library than the Python module for the same

Are you also loading PHP into Apache?

Which actual database backend are you using?


On 09/06/07, Gambit <gambit at alpenjodel.de> wrote:
> > Which mailing list did this come from as the statement is wrong? This
> > myth is one I have been trying to stamp out as it just causes
> > misunderstandings of how mod_python works and lead people to think it
> > is crap.
> It came from an old discussion in this very same list:
> news://news.gmane.org:119/[email protected]
> I'm glad to know it's a myth. I'll read the article you wrote, thanks
> for the pointer.
> > One thing I would ask though is what version of mod_python are you
> > using? If you aren't using mod_python 3.3.1 I would suggest you
> > upgrade.
> I upgraded to 3.3.1 a few days ago in yet another failed attempt to make
> my app stable as I read about the threading issues in older versions,
> but it didn't take care of the issues, I'm also using the latest stable
> mysql-python.
> > BTW, define what you mean by stability problems.
> My app gets InterfaceError exceptions regularly under concurrent usage.
> The exception in the sample code I provided catches and logs an error
> like this:
> (InterfaceError) (0, '') u'SELECT `Users`.`Uid` AS `Users_Uid`,
> `Users`.`CountryCode` AS `Users_CountryCode`, `Users`.`Country` AS
> `Users_Country`, `Users`.`LName` AS `Users_LName`, `Users`.`Credits` AS
> `Users_Credits`, `Users`.`Pwd` AS `Users_Pwd`, `Users`.`PhoneNumber` AS
> `Users_PhoneNumber`, `Users`.`FName` AS `Users_FName`,
> `Users`.`MoneyBalance` AS `Users_MoneyBalance`, `Users`.`Email` AS
> `Users_Email` \nFROM `Users` \nWHERE `Users`.`Uid` = %s ORDER BY
> `Users`.`Uid` \n LIMIT 1' ['testuser']
> Thanks!
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