how to stop a function execution like...

Gaudha sanal.vikram at gmail.com
Tue Jun 16 14:22:06 CEST 2009


On Jun 16, 4:45 pm, "Diez B. Roggisch" <de... at nospam.web.de> wrote:
> Gaudha wrote:
> > Is there any built-in function to stop execution of a function similar
> > to stop the program execution by sys.exit?
> > In the example below, I want to skip statement 2... if the 'if'
> > condition is satisfied.
> > Don't advice me to put statement 2 in 'else' block. That's not my
> > intention.
>
> Why not? It's from all you tell us perfectly the right thing to do.
>
> > May be this a simple task. Sorry to say I'm novice in Python,
> > gentlemen...
>
> > def funct :
> >     if (.....) : statement 1
> >     statement 2
>
> def funct():
>     if ...:
>        statement 1
>        return
>     statement 2
>
> would also work. But it is not really "better" than using else.
>
> Diez

I considered 'return' as meant only for returning any value. Thank you
sir...



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