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Author Mathias.Svensson
Recipients Mathias.Svensson
Date 2011-05-12.17:52:55
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Current behavior:
In the very simple attached example an existing variable-name is used as the target in the except-part of a try-statement. The existing variable is deleted if an exception is throw.

Excepted behavior:
The only reasonable behaviors are keeping the original variable or keeping the exception. The current behavior is very unintuitive.
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