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From Tatu Saloranta <tsalora...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Design decision question about the Avro Java API
Date Wed, 27 Feb 2013 18:34:07 GMT
On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 10:17 AM, Francis Galiegue <fgaliegue@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 7:09 PM, Doug Cutting <cutting@apache.org> wrote:
>> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 8:02 PM, Francis Galiegue <fgaliegue@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Are there plans to separate these exceptions, and more important, are
>>> there plans to turn these into checked exceptions?
>> There are no such plans that I am aware of.
>> Changing SchemaParseException to a checked exception would be an
>> incompatible change, breaking a lot of user code, so folks are likely
>> to resist.  What would such a change make possible that is not
>> possible today?
> Well, to have user code be aware that it can fail, for one ;)

Unchecked exceptions are no uncatchable exceptions, so you can catch
them as well as checked ones can't you?

-+ Tatu +-

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