Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#3705 closed Bug (No Bug)

Fixed: Assigning objects by reference to COM properties

Reported by: MrCreatoR <mrgeorge.sandler@…> Owned by:
Milestone: Component: AutoIt
Version: Severity: None
Keywords: Cc:


The fix described in the title probably broke new feature added in

Changed: Run-time errors on objects no longer fatal (execution of the script is not halted).

Here is an example that works in 3.3.10.x, but produces fatal error in 3.3.14.x:

$oDict = ObjCreate('Scripting.Dictionary')

$oDict.Add('test', 'ok')
ConsoleWrite($oDict.Item('test') & @CRLF)


;Purpesly remove again not existing item, which will produce fatal error in 3.3.14.x
;Uncomment condition to solve this issue
;If $oDict.Exists('test') Then

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comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by jchd18

Unless I missed it, it seems that the changelog didn't explicitely mention when COM errors have been reverted to the old benavior: fatal error or user-supplied COM error handler instead of directing COM errors to @error.

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by water

That's correct COM error handling has been reverted as you described.

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by water

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