Issue 122768

Summary: Catch C++ exceptions by const reference
Product: General Reporter: hdu <hdu>
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Priority: P3 CC: issues
Version: 3.4.1   
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Issue Blocks: 122766, 125105    

Description hdu@apache.org 2013-07-17 08:56:00 UTC
Catching C++ exceptions by const reference is considered best practice as it avoids "slicing" of derived exceptions. It also avoids unnecessary copy construction of the exception object.