[Q] Are Exceptions used that much in practice?

Greg Ewing greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Dec 15 03:01:34 CET 2000


Jonathan Giddy wrote:
> 
> Note that now that the standard exceptions are classes, IOError instances
> have an errno attribute, which is even nicer than using tuple values.

Yeah, except that the error numbers it gives you
seem to be platform-dependent.

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