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Article:
  Best Practices for Exception Handling
Subject:   throw new Exception("...")
Date:   2003-11-19 22:48:53
From:   anonymous2
Very good article, but there is one contradiction. The article says in '3. Try not to create...':


'But if you are not going to add extra information, then just throw a standard exception:
throw new Exception("Username already taken")'


This forces the client code to cast the net wide by catching 'Exception'. The article later states that this should be avoided:


'4. Do not catch top-level exceptions'


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  1. throw new Exception("...")
    2003-11-20 09:46:28  gunjandoshi1 [View]

  2. throw new Exception("...")
    2003-11-20 01:59:31  anonymous2 [View]

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