[Python-Dev] XML runtime errors?

Fredrik Lundh Fredrik Lundh" <effbot@telia.com
Wed, 13 Sep 2000 00:01:36 +0200

> [/F]
> > stoopid question: why the heck is xmllib using
> > "RuntimeError" to flag XML syntax errors?
> Because it's too cheap to declare its own exception?

how about adding:

    class XMLError(RuntimeError):

(and maybe one or more XMLError subclasses?)

> > what's wrong with "SyntaxError"?
> That would be the wrong exception unless it's parsing Python source
> code.

gotta fix netrc.py then...