[Python-ideas] why not try without except?

Steven D'Aprano steve at pearwood.info
Sun Apr 26 03:05:56 CEST 2009

On Sat, 25 Apr 2009 11:32:39 pm Georg Brandl wrote:

> And while we're at it, let's introduce
> on error resume next:
>     foo()
>     bar()
>     baz()

Is that meant to be a serious suggestion or a sarcastic rejoinder? 
Either way, I'm not sure what "on error resume next" is supposed to do, 
so I don't know whether it is a good idea or a bad idea.

Steven D'Aprano

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