nothrow by default

Andre Pany andre at
Thu Jan 9 11:59:53 UTC 2020

On Thursday, 9 January 2020 at 10:32:25 UTC, Jonathan M Davis 
> On Wednesday, January 8, 2020 11:26:41 PM MST Walter Bright via 
> Digitalmars- d wrote:
>> [...]
> I would really hope not. IMHO, they are usually by far the best 
> way to handle error conditions in a program. Anything else 
> results in you having to deal with the various possible error 
> conditions when the function returns, which is _far_ more 
> unwieldy and much more error-prone. It also doesn't work well 
> with function call chaining.
> [...]

I absolutely agree with all your points. From a compiler 
developer view, Walter is right. But from an application 
developer view, reducing the usability of Exceptions is terrible 

Kind regards

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