Catch and name an exception in Python 2.5 +
steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info
Fri Aug 26 23:45:29 EDT 2011
Thomas Jollans wrote:
> On 26/08/11 21:56, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
>> Is there any way to catch an exception and bind it to a name which will
>> work across all Python versions from 2.5 onwards?
>> I'm pretty sure there isn't, but I thought I'd ask just in case.
> It's not elegant, and I haven't actually tested this, but this should
> except (ValueError, KeyError):
> error = sys.exc_info()
Great! Thanks for that, except I think you want to use , not .
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