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Discussion on: Nulling JavaScript

joelnet profile image
JavaScript Joel

I have been told "Avoid using exceptions for control flow". If you know something might throw an exception and you can check for it, do that instead.

A try block is also greedy and you may end up swallowing more than what you were hoping for, which can be a PITA for chasing down odd errors.

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kayis profile image
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Yeh, in statically typed languages you can at least easily filter what you wanna catch :/