Pyrex bitten by the exception bug

Paul Sijben paul.sijben at
Fri Feb 1 19:29:14 CET 2008

Stefan Behnel wrote:
> 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. 

I have :-( the most recent from their site

>But using Cython is a better idea anyway.

I will look into that. Thanks,


> Stefan

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