No Exceptions

Gary Herron gherron at
Tue Jul 8 17:32:09 CEST 2008

Robert Rawlins wrote:
> Morning Guys,
> This morning I’ve been having a strange issue where my application 
> doesn’t appear to raise any exceptions. Even when manually placing 
> code in the application which raises an exception explicitly like:
> Raise Exception, “This is a test exception”
> The application doesn’t appear to throw it, it will fail to execute 
> any code in the block following the exception but does not throw any 
> exceptions to the command prompt.
> Any ideas what might be causing this? I’ve just sent another support 
> request to this list about logging configuration, could the two issues 
> be related?

Perhaps somewhere (at a high level in your code) you have a bare except, 
something like this:

if __name__ == '__main__':

I doubt it would be quite *that* obvious, but since such a thing would 
cause the symptoms you are describing, I'd suggest looking carefully 
throughout the code.

Gary Herron
> Thank you,
> Robert
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