Pyrex bitten by the exception bug

Stefan Behnel stefan_ml at
Fri Feb 1 18:26:50 CET 2008

Paul Sijben wrote:
> I am running into the (apparently) well-known issue with pyrex that
> trying to raise an exception using python2.5 and pyrex will lead to a
> TypeError, as "TypeError: exceptions must be strings, classes, or
> instances, not exceptions.ImportError"

You should use a recent Pyrex version. But using Cython is a better idea anyway.


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