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try catch block
Joined: Mar 09, 2007
Jul 27, 2000 12:21:00
Say there is a try block in which an exception is thrown. But the only exception that can be caught is one that is a parent of the exception that is actually thrown.
Will this exception be caught ?
Joined: Aug 13, 2000
Jul 27, 2000 18:29:00
Yes. Whenever you have a catch block which handles a particular exception, then all the exceptions which are the subclasses of that particular Exception are also caught with the same block.
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