On Sun, 2004-06-27 at 07:39, Armin Rigo wrote:
In other words, if we make explicit the implicit assumption that a bare 'raise' is indeed intended equivalent to
exc, val, tb = sys.exc_info() raise exc, val, tb
then the docs are already precise enough and CPython really implements that.
IIRC the discusions at the time bare raise was added, those were exactly the intended semantics.