python beginner problem(?)
steve at holdenweb.com
Thu Feb 7 03:36:37 CET 2008
Steve Holden wrote:
> Alan Illeman wrote:
>> Win2k Pro - installed python: ok
>> 23: DeprecationWarning: raising a string exception is deprecated
>> raise win32ui.error, "The MFC object has died."
>> DiveIntoPython example 2.1 result:
>> ..which I realise is essentially the same (except for order).
>> I haven't ever (not that I remember) installed MFC.
> I am hugely surprised to find that PythonWin apparently raises string
> exceptions: this is an old programming technique, which should have been
> removed from anything designed to run on Python 2.5. That is why you see
> the message: it's only a warning, so you can ignore it. I am copying
> Mark on this message in case he's unaware of the issue.
In a private reply Mark Hammond says he will fix this in the next
release - thanks for the report!
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