Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
XP is just a number

Re^2: Use of "die" in OO modules

by sth (Priest)
on Jan 19, 2007 at 16:21 UTC ( #595484=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Use of "die" in OO modules
in thread Use of "die" in OO modules

I recently added a ErrStr var to my modules, kinda of like the DBI::errstr. So if the object constructor fails the object is an undef and the the Errstr can be checked, i.e.

my $obj = Some::Module->new() or die $Some::Module::Errstr, $/;
...otherwise if there is an error with a method call the error string can be retrieved,
I really struggled with what was the correct way to handle the errors, I'm still not sure I like my solution.

Comment on Re^2: Use of "die" in OO modules
Select or Download Code

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://595484]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others examining the Monastery: (11)
As of 2015-11-30 22:30 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

    Results (788 votes), past polls