"Guido" == Guido van Rossum email@example.com writes:
Guido> Anybody got a reason why -X should stay?
Guido> (The next step would be to outlaw raise with a string Guido> argument; I think I can't make that for 1.6. But it would Guido> be a good idea to scan the standard library for string Guido> exceptions and convert all of them.)
Or require that exception classes be derived from exceptions.Exception :)