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Re: [3.3] Followup to C++ forced unwinding


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Richard Henderson wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 30, 2003 at 10:24:24PM -0400, Jason Merrill wrote:
> 
>>Actually, I have an idea for how to DTRT here: give terminate() as the
>>destructor for the exception object in the forced unwind case.  So if the
>>catch(...) block rethrows, all is good, but if we exit the catch block some
>>other way, we try to clean up the exception, which calls terminate.
> 
> 
> Oh, cool.  This is a *much* nicer idea than I was contemplating.
> Yes, I can agree to this.  Uli, does this satisfy?

This means the object which is passed to the catch() code has a
destructor which is if necessary executed and can be prevented to be
called by explicitly rethrowing?  This sounds excellent.

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