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Dustin Marx: Effective Exception Handling is Covered Effectively in Effective Java

Dustin Marx posted Effective Exception Handling is Covered Effectively in Effective Java:

I recently wrote that the chapter in Effective Java devoted to exception handling has been one of the most influential software development chapters I have read. The value of this chapter was reinforced by Elliotte Rusty Harold's blog post Bruce Eckel is Wrong. Harold's main assertion is that Eckel was wrong to write that checked exceptions must be caught at time of encounter because they don't necessarily need to be caught if they are declared as part of the method's throws clause...

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