Sourcery refactoring id:
suppress method to silence a specific error, instead of
passing in an
exception handler. This refactoring will add an import for
try: travel_world(days=80) except DistractionError: pass
import contextlib with contextlib.suppress(DistractionError): travel_world(days=80)
The context manager slightly shortens the code and significantly clarifies the author's intention to ignore the specific errors. The standard library feature was introduced following a discussion, where the consensus was that
A key benefit here is in the priming effect for readers... The with statement form makes it clear before you start reading the code that certain exceptions won't propagate.