try... except with unknown error types

Steven D'Aprano steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info
Tue Aug 23 10:33:06 CEST 2011


On Mon, 22 Aug 2011 04:26 am Paul Rubin wrote:

> The Erlang approach is tempting.  Don't catch the exception at all--just
> let the process crash, and restart it.  But that's a more heavyweight
> operation in Python.

You might be interested in this paper:

http://usenix.org/events/hotos03/tech/full_papers/candea/candea.pdf


-- 
Steven




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