Types and Programming Languages Part 3 — Finally during termination

This is the third part of the Types and Programming Languages series. For your convenience you can find other parts in the table of contents in Part 1 — Do not return in finally Let’s take the following code: Let’s say there is no catch block anywhere on this thread. What’s going to happen? That … Continue reading Types and Programming Languages Part 3 — Finally during termination

Types and Programming Languages Part 2 — Exception while handling exception

This is the second part of the Types and Programming Languages series. For your convenience you can find other parts in the table of contents in Part 1 — Do not return in finally Last time we saw what happens when we return in finally and that we shouldn’t do it. Today we explore a … Continue reading Types and Programming Languages Part 2 — Exception while handling exception

Types and Programming Languages Part 1 — Do not return in finally

This is the first part of the Types and Programming Languages series. For your convenience you can find other parts using the links below: Part 1 — Do not return in finally Part 2 — Exception while handling exception Part 3 — Finally during termination Many languages provide exception handling construct, typically in a form … Continue reading Types and Programming Languages Part 1 — Do not return in finally