Error handling when embedding python...

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at
Fri Jan 24 12:41:47 CET 2003

Axel Schlueter wrote:
> while trying to embed python as a scripting possibility into my
> application, I stumbled across error handling. If python finds
> a syntax error, the interpreter prints its error messages to stderr,
> but I would like to open my own error dialog box containing the
> message. Is there anything like an error callback hook or something ?

How do you invoke the Python code? Python will not, normally, print an 
error on stderr, but will return a NULL value from the API, with a 
SyntaxError set.


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