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Re: Try/Catch Exception Objects: Possible?

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David E. Wheeler
July 23, 2013 21:17
Re: Try/Catch Exception Objects: Possible?
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On Jul 23, 2013, at 11:11 PM, Rafael Garcia-Suarez <> wrote:

>> One thing I've always liked about Try::Tiny is that
>> they don't get involved in working out how 'catch' dispatch should work.
> Having exceptions as objects can be very useful for testing where they
> come from, or what type of error has occurred. If a new try/catch
> syntax doesn't make this a bit easier than a bare ->isa or ->can call,
> then what is it good for?

More reliable and clearer than `(if my $err = $@)`, and without the scoping problems (return) of Try::Tiny.


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