Debian Bug Tracking System dixit:
>This issue was however already reported as bug#784439.
Ah, indeed. It still affects stable, however.
Given that it looks like a one-line fix it might be considered?
<igli> exceptions: a truly awful implementation of quite a nice idea.
<igli> just about the worst way you could do something like that, afaic.
<igli> it's like anti-design. <mirabilos> that too… may I quote you on that?
<igli> sure, tho i doubt anyone will listen ;)