Create MySQL database with a dot in name

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Would MySQL allow me to create a database that has a (.) in its name? Several collegues told me that it is not possible but I wanted to check with you experts. Thanks!
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No you cannot.

But just for fun, you want to try to see what error message you receive.

Most commonly, people use and underscore _

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