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Re: why goto ?
On Thu, Mar 15, 2001 at 10:43:09AM -0800, Rajeev Joseph typed:
> Only abusive Java code would ever use the
> try-catch-finally clauses as a control structure. Well
> behaving java code uses those statements only as a
> mechanism for error handling.
Beg to differ. Would you say the following use of a try catch block is
} catch (NumberFormatException e)
I'd say it is pretty well behaved Java code equivalent to the pseudo
if (someString is a valid number formatted as string)
number = parsed Value of the string
number = default value