WindowsError is not available on linux?
benjamin.kaplan at case.edu
Wed Nov 18 21:38:32 CET 2009
On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 2:53 PM, Aahz <aahz at pythoncraft.com> wrote:
> In article <mailman.599.1258510702.2873.python-list at python.org>,
> Peng Yu <pengyu.ut at gmail.com> wrote:
>>It's not clear to me whether WindowsError is available on linux or
>>not, after I read the document.
> Here's what I told a co-worker to do yesterday:
> if os.name == 'nt':
> DiskError = (OSError, WindowsError)
> DiskError = WindowsError
> except DiskError:
Shouldn't that be the other way?
if os.name == 'nt':
DiskError = OSError, WindowsError
DiskError = OSError
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