[Python-Dev] Adding NetworkIOError for bug 1706815
Guido van Rossum
guido at python.org
Wed Jul 4 11:03:42 CEST 2007
Why not simply inherit socket.error from EnvironmentError?
On 7/4/07, Gregory P. Smith <greg at electricrain.com> wrote:
> In response to bug 1706815 and seeing messy code to catch errors in
> network apps I've implemented most of the ideas in the bug and added a
> NetworkIOError exception (child of IOError). With this, socket.error
> would now inherit from NetworkIOError instead of being its own thing
> (the old one didn't even declare a parent!).
> Complete patch attached to the bug. All unit tests pass.
> Documentation updates included.
> Any thoughts? I'm happy with it and would like to commit it if folks
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