[Python-Dev] thoughts on having EOFError inherit from EnvironmentError?

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Fri Apr 18 11:13:05 CEST 2008

Greg Ewing <greg.ewing <at> canterbury.ac.nz> writes:
> Really? Nobody else wants a convenient way to
> distinguish program bugs from exceptions caused
> by external factors?

Why do you want to derive program bugs from EnvironmentError ? Usually I derive
them from ValueError, RuntimeError or simply Exception.

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