[Python-Dev] XXX undetected error (why=3)

Tim Peters tim.one at comcast.net
Tue Nov 4 13:58:51 EST 2003

[Jeremy Hylton]
> ...
> I'd like to change the code for the check to call Py_FatalError()
> instead of printing a message to stderr.  The check is only enabled
> during a debug build.  I'd be much happier debugging this from a core
> dump than trying to figure out what happened to cause the message to
> be printed.
> Any objections?

+1.  Having catastrophic errors fly by on stderr isn't a good idea even
without the (strong) debuggability argument.

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