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From: Stefan Seefeld (seefeld_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-02-09 14:55:39

Glen Knowles wrote:
> From: David Abrahams [mailto:dave_at_[hidden]]
> >> Of course you cannot portably pass all exceptions, but you may be able
> >> to pass all the ones that use standard types.
> >
> >And what if the std library or somebody else throws exceptions
> >*derived* from the standard types?
> If it is not a recognized corba exception what the ACE TAO does is eat
> it with a catch(...) and then throws a corba system exception on the
> other side.

yes, so all exceptions that are allowed to pass have to be explicitely
as such. If it is not declared, a special standard exception will be
thrown (or may be something equivalent to 'unexpected'). If it is
derived from a declared one, it will be sliced.


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