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From David Graham <>
Subject RE: Checked vs Runtime exceptions
Date Tue, 24 Jun 2003 18:38:22 GMT
> I see his proposed technique as being useful in the case where we own
> layers
> A and C, and need to get through layer B in the cleanest way, where
> layer B
> doesn't expose a proper middleware understanding of exception handling. 
> I
> would not want to see new middleware use his proposal as an "excuse" not
> to
> provide for checked exceptions in the interface.

Can you provide a concrete example of layers A, B, and C?  A
RuntimeException wrapping a checked exception class may be useful in some
cases but adding it to commons implies that Jakarta Commons supports poor
programming practices.


> 	--- Noel

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