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 ssqls3.cpp - Example showing how to update an SQL row using the
	Specialized SQL Structures feature of MySQL++.

 Copyright (c) 1998 by Kevin Atkinson, (c) 1999-2001 by MySQL AB, and
 (c) 2004-2009 by Educational Technology Resources, Inc.  Others may
 also hold copyrights on code in this file.  See the CREDITS.txt file
 in the top directory of the distribution for details.

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#include "cmdline.h"
#include "printdata.h"
#include "stock.h"

#include <iostream>

using namespace std;

main(int argc, char *argv[])
	// Get database access parameters from command line
	mysqlpp::examples::CommandLine cmdline(argc, argv);
	if (!cmdline) {
		return 1;

	try {
		// Establish the connection to the database server.
		mysqlpp::Connection con(mysqlpp::examples::db_name,
				cmdline.server(), cmdline.user(), cmdline.pass());

		// Build a query to retrieve the stock item that has Unicode
		// characters encoded in UTF-8 form.
		mysqlpp::Query query = con.query("select * from stock ");
		query << "where item = " << mysqlpp::quote << "N├╝rnberger Brats";

		// Retrieve the row, throwing an exception if it fails.
		mysqlpp::StoreQueryResult res =;
		if (res.empty()) {
			throw mysqlpp::BadQuery("UTF-8 bratwurst item not found in "
					"table, run resetdb");

		// Because there should only be one row in the result set,
		// there's no point in storing the result in an STL container.
		// We can store the first row directly into a stock structure
		// because one of an SSQLS's constructors takes a Row object.
		stock row = res[0];

		// Create a copy so that the replace query knows what the
		// original values are.
		stock orig_row = row;

		// Change the stock object's item to use only 7-bit ASCII, and
		// to deliberately be wider than normal column widths printed
		// by print_stock_table().
		row.item = "Nuerenberger Bratwurst";

		// Form the query to replace the row in the stock table.
		query.update(orig_row, row);

		// Show the query about to be executed.
		cout << "Query: " << query << endl;

		// Run the query with execute(), since UPDATE doesn't return a
		// result set.

		// Retrieve and print out the new table contents.
	catch (const mysqlpp::BadQuery& er) {
		// Handle any query errors
		cerr << "Query error: " << er.what() << endl;
		return -1;
	catch (const mysqlpp::BadConversion& er) {
		// Handle bad conversions
		cerr << "Conversion error: " << er.what() << endl <<
				"\tretrieved data size: " << er.retrieved <<
				", actual size: " << er.actual_size << endl;
		return -1;
	catch (const mysqlpp::Exception& er) {
		// Catch-all for any other MySQL++ exceptions
		cerr << "Error: " << er.what() << endl;
		return -1;

	return 0;