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New issue 3193 by RBTools 0.5.5 drops Python 2.4 compatibility

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What version are you running?

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Byte compile rbtools using Python 2.4
2. Error will be raised on

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/rbtools/commands/", line 100
    except IOError as e:
SyntaxError: invalid syntax

What operating system are you using? What browser?
RHEL 5.9 (64-bit)

Please provide any additional information below.
This appears to be the only location in the code where new exception raising syntax is used. Reertins this file to use the old method should bring back compatibility with Python 2.4 and later.

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