John J. Lee
jjl at pobox.com
Thu Feb 28 14:28:13 CST 2002
On Thu, 28 Feb 2002, Pearu Peterson wrote:
> On Wed, 27 Feb 2002, John J. Lee wrote:
> > The minpack.error Exception seems to be impossible to get at (scipy 0.1,
> > but latest CVS minpackmodule.c seems similar at least).
> It is described here
Thanks -- actually I had already found the description of the function,
but didn't know quite what the meaning of the module bit of the name arg
was: I couldn't tell (without first reading up on the import system)
whether this call is sufficient to be able to import the Exception from
> But I don't understand what you are getting at. Do you want minpack.error
> Exception arised in your app or what?
The minpack module throws minpack.error, and I need to catch it. I
couldn't import it from minpack or _minpack. How do I get at it?
> Note that calling minpack functions may fail with exceptions, not just
Yes, I realise that.
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