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Make XMLSyntaxError have normal SyntaxError metadata #217

merged 1 commit into from Dec 6, 2016


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@flying-sheep flying-sheep commented Dec 4, 2016

Some tools (e.g. IPython) show a special error message like the following if common SyntaxError metadata is available:

$ PYTHONPATH=src ipython
In [1]: from lxml import etree
In [2]: etree.parse('src/lxml/tests/test_broken.xml')
  File "src/lxml/tests/test_broken.xml", line 1
XMLSyntaxError: Opening and ending tag mismatch: b line 1 and c, line 1, column 11

This PR adds the necessary fields filename, lineno and offset, while making position a property in order to keep it in sync with lineno and offset if those are changed.

self.assertEqual(e.lineno, 1)
self.assertEqual(e.offset, 10)
except Exception as e:'{}, not {}'.format(fail_msg, type(e)))
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Empty format keys aren't supported in Py2.6.

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scoder commented Dec 6, 2016

Cool, really nice feature.

@scoder scoder merged commit 445762d into lxml:master Dec 6, 2016
@flying-sheep flying-sheep deleted the syntax-error-meta branch December 6, 2016 23:26
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