[Python-Dev] Exception masking/chaining (was: PEP-317)
Mon, 09 Jun 2003 13:17:27 -0700
Brett C. wrote:
> Greg Ewing wrote:
>>> can we now consider implementing chained exceptions as has been
>>> mentioned here numerous times?
>> I must have missed that. What are chained exceptions?
> This was discussed on the list between Ping and I think Walter (could be
> wrong about Walter but I know Ping was involved). Should be in the
> Summary archive somewhere; just need to find it. =)
Raymond apparently instigated the thread:
And it continued into the next month:
And you even contributed to the discussion, Greg =) :
But the original terminology was "exception masking" so that may have
been why this didn't ring any bells.
For the impatient you can read the last 3 emails I think (especially the
absolute last which was authored by Raymond) to get a summary of the