[PATCH v3 12/35] patman: Use a ValueError exception if tools.Run() fails

Simon Glass sjg at chromium.org
Tue Oct 26 05:30:35 CEST 2021

The Exception base class is a very vague and could be confusing to the
test system. Use the more specific ValueError exception instead.

Signed-off-by: Simon Glass <sjg at chromium.org>

(no changes since v1)

 tools/patman/tools.py | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/tools/patman/tools.py b/tools/patman/tools.py
index 710f1fdcd36..86c4f616206 100644
--- a/tools/patman/tools.py
+++ b/tools/patman/tools.py
@@ -349,7 +349,7 @@ def Run(name, *args, **kwargs):
         result = command.RunPipe([all_args], capture=True, capture_stderr=True,
                                  env=env, raise_on_error=False, binary=binary)
         if result.return_code:
-            raise Exception("Error %d running '%s': %s" %
+            raise ValueError("Error %d running '%s': %s" %
                (result.return_code,' '.join(all_args),
         return result.stdout

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