[Numpy-discussion] Proposed Roadmap Overview

Charles R Harris charlesr.harris@gmail....
Fri Feb 17 22:56:43 CST 2012


On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 9:47 PM, Sturla Molden <sturla@molden.no> wrote:

>
>
>
> >
> > Why would you even see an exception if it is caught before it escapes? I
> would expect the C API to behave just as it currently does. What am I
> missing?
>
> Structured exception handling in the OS.
>
> MSVC uses SEH for C++ exceptions.
>
> Memory allocation fails in gcc code. Instead of returning NULL, Windows
> jumps to the SEH handler set in the MSVC code... *poff*
>

But won't a C++ wrapper catch that?

Chuck
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