[Python-Dev] testing question
Guido van Rossum
Wed, 27 Nov 2002 09:55:36 -0500
> There's a buglet in my assignable __bases__ code that can (in pretty
> obscure situations) lead to Python code getting executed with an
> exception pending. I have a fix, but I'd like a test -- can anyone
> think of a way of testing for this?
I was going to suggest a __del__ method, except that doesn't work --
the code that calls __del__ is very careful to save and restore
exceptions around the call.
I think you're talking about the code near the end of
type_set_bases(). I still don't understand why you can'y just bail
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)