[wingide-users] Unusual exception when opening pickle file

Wingware Support support at wingware.com
Fri Apr 6 07:36:09 MDT 2007

Tony Cappellini wrote:
> I've written one program to parse a text file into a pickle file, and
> another program
> to parse the pickle file, and display some results.
> When I run the program that parses the pickle file, from the cmd line,
> I am seeing an IOError exception when I try to open that pickle file.
> When I try debugging this file with Wing 2.14-2 the program runs to
> completion. No exception is seen when the file is opened.
> I can't use Wing to debug this problem, because it seems to be masking
> the problem form occurring.
> I've tried setting Wing exception handling to all all 3 modes, and the
> exception does not occurr when running inside Wing.
> Has anyone seen a problem where running in Wing masks an exception?

cPickle is a weird beast, and we do import it in our debugger internals
so the earlier import may be the reason it works in Wing.  Try moving
your import to happen first to see if that changes anything...


Stephan Deibel
Wingware | Python IDE
Advancing Software Development


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