[docs] [issue33559] Exception's repr change not documented

Miro Hrončok report at bugs.python.org
Thu May 17 12:04:58 EDT 2018

New submission from Miro Hrončok <miro at hroncok.cz>:

Python 3.6.5 ...
>>> Exception('foo',)

Python 3.7.0b4 ...
>>> Exception('foo',)

This is a change that might bit people who rely on doctesting.

It is not documented at https://docs.python.org/3.7/whatsnew/3.7.html

I'll send a PR.

assignee: docs at python
components: Documentation
messages: 316953
nosy: Elvis.Pranskevichus, docs at python, hroncok, ned.deily, yselivanov
priority: normal
severity: normal
status: open
title: Exception's repr change not documented
versions: Python 3.7, Python 3.8

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