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Unable to connect when using python driver with Encoding Error (Doc ID 2812484.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2021

Applies to:

MySQL Database Service - Version N/A to N/A
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The password must contain symbols in MDS, however, some third-party python drivers do not support certain symbols (e.g. "@") and this may cause errors while connecting to MDS such as below.

pymysql:

Cause

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