MySQL Ignore Option ... ignore any ignorable errors

I want to insert new record data into an MySQL table which may also hold objects with empty values, i.e.:

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When I try to do this, I get error messages for the empty value, such as

ERROR: Incorrect date value: '' for column 'Date' at row 1

I figured out that adding the Ignore option solves this issue, but I’m wondering what this option does exactly. Anyhow, I could not find it in the documentation. And the following description doesn’t help me either …

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especially the ‘ignore any ignorable errors’ bit :wink:

Thanks in advance, and enjoy your day!

I figured out that adding the Ignore option solves this issue, but I’m wondering what this option does exactly.

Hi @dickhoning, this option would add the IGNORE clause to the INSERT statement generated by the node. You can check out the MySQL docs for a full explanation.

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Hi @MutedJam thanks! I will investigate this further.

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