[Python-Dev] except Exception as err, tb [was: with_traceback]

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Mar 2 22:42:01 CET 2007

Brett Cannon wrote:

>  except Exception as exc with tb:
>      ...

I was thinking of that too, plus a matching

   raise Exception with tb

The only use for a 'catch' object would then be for
returning from sys.exc_info(), and I'm not sure it's
worth creating one just for that rather than using
a 2-tuple.


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