Doctrine DBAL
  1. Doctrine DBAL
  2. DBAL-371

DBALException doesn't forward the SQL exception code


    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: None
    • Security Level: All
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      PDO exceptions carry the SQL error code. However DBALException doesn't forward any error code from the SQL exception.

      Here is a (really poor/quick) example of usage:

      try {
      } catch (DBALException $e) {
          if ($e->getCode() === 23000) {
              echo '';
          } else {
              throw $e;

      I think I found where the problem is:

      public static function driverExceptionDuringQuery(\Exception $driverEx, $sql, array $params = array())
          $msg = "An exception occurred while executing '".$sql."'";
          if ($params) {
              $msg .= " with params ".json_encode($params);
          $msg .= ":\n\n".$driverEx->getMessage();
          return new self($msg, 0, $driverEx);

      In return new self($msg, 0, $driverEx);, the exception is created with an error code of 0.

      Is there a reason for this: is that that the driver exception may not always have a defined error code? (for example if the sql driver is not PDO or the SQL system doesn't support that, but in this case then the error code would be 0 would that be a problem?)


        Matthieu Napoli created issue -
        Matthieu Napoli added a comment -
        Matthieu Napoli added a comment - Pull request here:
        Doctrine Bot added a comment -

        A related Github Pull-Request [GH-221] was closed:

        Doctrine Bot added a comment - A related Github Pull-Request [GH-221] was closed:
        Benjamin Eberlei made changes -
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        Status Open [ 1 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
        Resolution Won't Fix [ 2 ]

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          • Assignee:
            Benjamin Eberlei
            Matthieu Napoli
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