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Date: -- (:)
From: Damien Doligez <Damien.Doligez@i...>
Subject: Re: Exceptions inside assertions
>From: Gerd Stolpmann <Gerd.Stolpmann@darmstadt.netsurf.de>
>
>I have a problem with exceptions which are raised within the expression of an
>assertion, e.g.
>
>assert (raise Not_found)
>
>The current behaviour is that the exception "falls through the
>assertion" which may not be appropriate for some cases.

I'd say this is a bug: the doc says Assert_failure is raised whenever
the expression does not evaluate to true.

This will be fixed in the next release.

-- Damien