Thanks, Davide.
The two suggested option might not applicable in my case, where the
complete schema information (primary keys and foreign keys) is most
important to me.
Do you know if any of the old version of imdbpy has no such bugs?

On Sun, Apr 9, 2017 at 4:33 AM, Davide Alberani <>

> On Sun, Apr 9, 2017 at 4:38 AM, Zhongjun Jin <> wrote:
> >
> > However, when I tried sqlalchemy using the following command:
> > python -d [imdb_file_directory] -o sqlalchemy -u
> > 'mysql://user:password@localhost/imdb?charset=utf8&local_infile=1'
> Hi,
> that's probably another bug, recently spotted by others. :(
> See
> for a possible fix.
> It will take some time, but I hope to be able to fix all of this stuff.
> By the way, you don't have to use a complete set of files downloaded from
> IMDb to do some test: you can just leave movies.list.gz (or any other
> file) in
> a directory, and use only that.
> Another option to quickly test everything, is to copy the
> docs/goodies/
> file in the directory with the complete .list.gz files, and run it to
> create a
> sub-directory named 'partial' with only 10% of each file.
> HTH,
> --
> Davide Alberani <>  [PGP KeyID:
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