[New-bugs-announce] [issue14306] try/except block is both efficient and expensive?

Tshepang Lekhonkhobe report at bugs.python.org
Wed Mar 14 22:41:19 CET 2012


New submission from Tshepang Lekhonkhobe <tshepang at gmail.com>:

In Doc/faq/design.rst, we got this text:

"A try/except block is extremely efficient. Actually catching an exception is expensive."

The 2 sentences appear contradictory.

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assignee: docs at python
components: Documentation
messages: 155798
nosy: docs at python, tshepang
priority: normal
severity: normal
status: open
title: try/except block is both efficient and expensive?

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