Pop return from stack?
carey.tilden at gmail.com
Mon Aug 16 18:03:30 CEST 2010
On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 4:18 AM, Steven D'Aprano
<steve at remove-this-cybersource.com.au> wrote:
> On Sun, 15 Aug 2010 21:01:04 -0700, Carey Tilden wrote:
>> On Sun, Aug 15, 2010 at 6:43 PM, bvdp <bob at mellowood.ca> wrote:
>>> Not to belabor the point .. but "func" is not a standard lib module.
>>> It's part of a much larger application ... and in that application it
>>> makes perfect sense to terminate the application if it encounters an
>>> error. I fail to see the problem with this. Why would an APPLICATION
>>> raise a error or not exit to the system?
>> For me, the main reason is to ensure the application has only one exit
>> point. There's only one spot to maintain the code for closing files,
>> cleaning up network connections, displaying errors to the user, etc.
> You mean all the things that Python's garbage collector already does for
Are you actually disagreeing with the point or just poking fun at my
examples? If the former, well, phooey. If the latter, c'est la vie.
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