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Title: creating exceptions is underdocumented
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Components: Documentation Versions:
process
Status: closed Resolution: fixed
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Assigned To: fdrake Nosy List: fdrake, gvanrossum
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Created on 2001-07-22 17:23 by gvanrossum, last changed 2001-09-21 21:19 by fdrake. This issue is now closed.

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msg5531 - (view) Author: Guido van Rossum (gvanrossum) * (Python committer) Date: 2001-07-22 17:23
It's not documented very well (maybe not at all?) how
to create your own exceptions, what methods are
available for overriding / extending, etc.
msg5532 - (view) Author: Fred Drake (fdrake) (Python committer) Date: 2001-09-21 21:19
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Extended the discussion of user-defined exception in the
tutorial (Doc/tut/tut.tex revision 1.150) and added a
reference from the library manual's discussion of the
standard exceptions (Doc/lib/libexcs.tex revision 1.40).
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2001-07-22 17:23:37gvanrossumcreate