Result of catch

Chandrashekhar Mullaparthi <>
Tue Mar 20 18:13:05 CET 2001

1> catch 1/0.
2> A = catch 1/0.
** 2: syntax error before: 'catch' **

I'm a bit surprised by this behaviour. Why can't I store the result of a
catch?? If I can match on it in a case statement, why can't I just store the


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