[Bug 18877] New: [XQ30] try/catch


           Summary: [XQ30] try/catch
           Product: XPath / XQuery / XSLT
           Version: Working drafts
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows NT
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: XQuery 3.0
        AssignedTo: jonathan.robie@gmail.com
        ReportedBy: tim@cbcl.co.uk
         QAContact: public-qt-comments@w3.org

The specification states:

"A try/catch expression catches dynamic errors and type errors raised during
dynamic evaluation for expressions that are lexically contained within the try

Consider the contrived example:

declare function local:func()
    return function($arg)
             10 div $arg
  catch *


10 div 0 will raise a dynamic error.  The expression 10 div $arg appears to be
lexically contained within the try clause.  While it is surely not the intent
of the specification that such a dynamic error would be caught, I can't point
to anything in the specification to be sure.

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Received on Friday, 14 September 2012 11:02:11 UTC