[Python-Dev] When to use EOFError?

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Mon Jun 27 12:40:16 EDT 2016

On 06/21/2016 01:48 PM, Serhiy Storchaka wrote:

> There is a design question. If you read file in some format or with some
> protocol, and the data is ended unexpectedly, when to use general
> EOFError exception and when to use format/protocol specific exception?

I believe that EOFError was created for the situation when a file 
unexpectedly ends.


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