[Stackless] Exception passing patch
richard.m.tew at gmail.com
Wed Dec 2 19:00:22 CET 2009
2009/12/2 Kristján Valur Jónsson <kristjan at ccpgames.com>:
> Richard, wasn't the change a different one? In the old days, passing an exception instance to channel.send() would magically raise it on the receive() end. I think he added the send_exception() to explicitly send an exception.
Not 100% sure, that's why I bring it up :-)
I tracked down the thread:
> I too find it odd that one cannot send an exception instance over like this, although I've never came across a specific use case.
Well, I missed the ability to do this when it was removed, but these
days I am unable to think of any situation where it would be cleaner
than sending the type and arguments to be raised.
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