[PATCH] error: make it clear that ProgrammingError is for mercurial developers

Jun Wu quark at fb.com
Mon Dec 12 03:03:14 EST 2016


# HG changeset patch
# User Jun Wu <quark at fb.com>
# Date 1481529712 0
#      Mon Dec 12 08:01:52 2016 +0000
# Node ID 5efb46608ea75d45f1f4a73c33983c61177134b9
# Parent  3cec78a0556e35becc138801917b1d11a612ce60
# Available At https://bitbucket.org/quark-zju/hg-draft
#              hg pull https://bitbucket.org/quark-zju/hg-draft -r 5efb46608ea7
error: make it clear that ProgrammingError is for mercurial developers

The word "developer" could refer to users - people using hg are likely to be
developers. Add adjectives to make it refer to mercurial developers only.

diff --git a/mercurial/error.py b/mercurial/error.py
--- a/mercurial/error.py
+++ b/mercurial/error.py
@@ -170,5 +170,5 @@ class PushRaced(RuntimeError):
 
 class ProgrammingError(RuntimeError):
-    """Raised if a developer has made some mistake"""
+    """Raised if a mercurial (core or extension) developer made a mistake"""
 
 # bundle2 related errors


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