More exception classes into Phobos?

rikki cattermole via Digitalmars-d digitalmars-d at
Thu Mar 23 04:56:45 PDT 2017

On 24/03/2017 12:29 AM, Ola Fosheim Grøstad wrote:
> On Thursday, 23 March 2017 at 11:15:45 UTC, Георгий wrote:
>> On Thursday, 23 March 2017 at 11:09:33 UTC, Jonathan M Davis wrote:
>>> If something isn't implemented, it's a bug. assert(0) is a great way
>>> to indicate that something isn't implemented yet and have the program
>>> die (like it should) if that function inadvertently gets called.
>> I don't agree. On the web, in production, even if this is a bug,
>> the page may down, the request may down, but not entire application.
> And more importantly, the server should return a HTTP status indicating
> that there was a problem and that the request should not be repeated.
> Just silently dying does not work as well in a bigger setting where you
> want other services to adapt.

And even better, have it damn well logged!

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