PYTHON SQLite3Stmt::bindValue

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Python replacement for PHP's SQLite3Stmt::bindValue [ edit | history ]
There is no need to prepare a statement separately. Variables can be bound in the "execute()" method.
db.execute('SELECT bar FROM foo WHERE id=:id', {"id": 1})

PHP SQLite3Stmt::bindValue

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(PHP 5 >= 5.3.0)

SQLite3Stmt::bindValueBinds the value of a parameter to a statement variable


public bool SQLite3Stmt::bindValue ( int $param_number , mixed $param [, int $type ] )

Binds the value of a parameter to a statement variable.



An integer identifying the statement variable to which the value should be bound.


The value to bind to a statement variable.


The data type of the value to bind.

  • SQLITE3_INTEGER: The value is a signed integer, stored in 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, or 8 bytes depending on the magnitude of the value.

  • SQLITE3_FLOAT: The value is a floating point value, stored as an 8-byte IEEE floating point number.

  • SQLITE3_TEXT: The value is a text string, stored using the database encoding (UTF-8, UTF-16BE or UTF-16-LE).

  • SQLITE3_BLOB: The value is a blob of data, stored exactly as it was input.

  • SQLITE3_NULL: The value is a NULL value.

Return Values

Returns TRUE if the value is bound to the statement variable, FALSE on failure.