Bill Allombert on Thu, 14 May 2009 14:08:08 +0200

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Re: Broken exception handling in gp_read_str()

On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 04:11:13AM +0200, Lorenz Minder wrote:
> Hi,
> I can't seem to catch errors of gp_read_str() with the TRY / CATCH
> mechanism anymore.  I don't know when this broke, but it worked in PARI
> 2.4.2 and earlier.

Actually, catching runtime errors work, but not syntax errors, this is
the change below:
2.4.3C12- syntax errors, SIGINT and "PARI bugs" are no longer trapped

The whole TRY / CATCH facility need to be improved, see bug

Another issue is that TRY/CATCH is slow.