Forum: Ruby on Rails mySQL 5.0 upgrade - incompatible DateTime format?

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7a7777470c11f6c746e3236a1b3aa4db?d=identicon&s=25 steve.enzer (Guest)
on 2005-11-21 00:40
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I've upgraded to mySQL 5.0, and it's gone pretty smoothly except that on doesn't seem to return a value that mySQL likes any more,
as seen in the following exception:

   Incorrect datetime value: '2005-11-20T15:33:12-0800' for column
'logged_at' at row 1: UPDATE notes SET `due_on` = '2005-11-20',
`created_at` = '2005-11-20 15:33:12', `deleted` = 0, `user_name` =
'steve', `labels` = NULL, `job_name` = NULL, `domain_controller` = NULL,
`domain_id` = NULL, `contact_name` = NULL, `customer_id` = NULL,
`logged_at` = '2005-11-20T15:33:12-0800', `user_id` = 2, `is_log` = 0,
`contact_id` = NULL, `vendor_id` = NULL, `job_id` = NULL, `subject` =
'test', `customer_name` = NULL WHERE id = 8

what is that strange datetime value, anyway? the
one it's trying to store looks like this:


the DateTime that Rails generates automatically for updated_at looks
like this:

 '2005-11-20 15:33:12'

Does anyone know what's going on here?
I've searched and have come up with zilch so far.
A2c85dc5ee81b12e3cc0a6522e8d079d?d=identicon&s=25 christopher.k.hall (Guest)
on 2005-11-21 13:34
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that looks like a iso8601 date string. i think there were some problems
iso8601 formatted dates and'll have to check the mysql
to be certain. in the meantime, you can do:"%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S") # returns a string formatted
"2005-11-21 07:26:00"

or"%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S")
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