[Python-Dev] PEP 352 Transition Plan
Guido van Rossum
guido at python.org
Fri Oct 28 22:29:20 CEST 2005
On 10/28/05, Raymond Hettinger <raymond.hettinger at verizon.net> wrote:
> I don't follow why the PEP deprecates catching a category of exceptions
> in a different release than it deprecates raising them. Why would a
> release allow catching something that cannot be raised? I must be
> missing something here.
So conforming code can catch exceptions raised by not-yet conforming code.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)
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