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From "Bill Stoddard" <stodd...@raleigh.ibm.com>
Subject Re: concerns about the recent error checking added to APR
Date Fri, 07 Apr 2000 13:38:56 GMT

> On Thu, Apr 06, 2000 at 01:48:00PM -0400, Ryan Bloom wrote:
> > I think you've convinced me that the error checking can go.  I'll be
> > leaving it in for a little while so others can respond.  :-)
> 
> +1 on removing them. Error codes are best used for cases that can and
> should occur in use. Bad arguments should never happen; if they so,
> the app writer should fix them.
> 
> I wouldn't say this if C had exceptions, though.
>

Okay, this begs the question. Why?

Bill 


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