Exception thrown from multithreaded shared lib not caught in main

Joao Luis Pinto jpinto@inescporto.pt
Tue Dec 7 18:23:00 GMT 2004


Hi Martin,

>void Lixo::lib_func() throw()
>{
>    throw Lixo::ValidationException("Hello!");
>}
>
>The above code, will result in a call to std::unexpected() and thus to std::terminare() and from there abort() resulting in the application exiting without the stack unwinding to main().
>
>By specifying that the method 'lib_func()' throws nothing 'throw()' any thrown exception (because they are all unexpected) should generate a call to std::unexpected().
>  
>

That was it! Silly me... :$

Thanks for the reminder, and to Lyle for also having a look.

João Luis



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