[Biojava-l] BioRuntimeException

Thomas Down td2@sanger.ac.uk
Fri, 3 Aug 2001 18:37:15 +0100

On Fri, Aug 03, 2001 at 06:24:13PM +0100, David Huen wrote:
> Hi,
> Is there any consensus yet as to whether the above will be implmented?
> I'll soon be needing some means of signalling an exception on interfaces
> that don't throw Exceptions.

I definitely support this proposal -- there's lots of code
where I'm using BioErrors, and RuntimeExceptions would be
a more sensible thing to throw.

When this has been discussed publically in the past, there
have been very few responses, either positive or negative.
It does seem to meet a real requirement.  Unless someone speaks
out loudly this time, let's plan on adding it next week.