Writing custom exceptions python

Python provides a wealth of standard exceptions that you should use whenever possible. These exceptions are incredibly flexible, and you can even modify them as needed (within reason) to meet specific needs. However, sometimes you simply must create a custom exception because none of the standard exceptions will work. Perhaps the exception name just doesn’t […]

In Python, users can define custom exceptions by creating a new class. This exception class has to be derived, either directly or indirectly, from the built-in Exception class. Most of the built-in exceptions are also derived from this class.

This article helps you in understanding how and why custom exceptions are written in Python. There will come many chances where writing custom exceptions makes more sense than built in ones, after this article I hope you have a better understanding of custom exceptions and how to …

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With modern Python Exceptions, you don't need to abuse .message, or override .__str__() or .__repr__() or any of it. If all you want is an informative message when your exception is raised, do this: class MyException(Exception): pass raise MyException("My hovercraft is full of eels")