Why exception is not newstyle class?

Jp Calderone exarkun at intarweb.us
Mon Jan 5 14:13:46 CET 2004

On Sun, Jan 04, 2004 at 11:49:35PM -0800, kyo wrote:
> I want to use new style class, how to do that?
> If I can't, Why?

  Because Exceptions existed before new-style classes did, and the mechanism
has not yet caught up.


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