Exceptional Situations in Lisp
Author(s)Pitman, Kent M.
Frequently, it is convenient to describe a program in terms of the normal situations in which it will be used, even if such a description does not describe the its complete behavior in all circumstances. This paper surveys the issues surrounding the description of program behavior in exceptional situations.
MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory Working Papers, WP-268
Conditions, Exceptions, Handling, Lisp, Signalling