Rebekah Borton1,433 Points
AssertionError: False is not true : Make sure you catch the CommunicationError in a try except block
I cannot for the life of me figure out why I can't get this code right. Help please!
""" This is importing a function named `tweet` from a file that we unfortunately don't have access to change. You use it like so: >>> tweet("Hello this is my tweet") If the function cannot connect to Twitter, the function will raise a `CommunicationError` If the message is too long, the function will raise a `MessageTooLongError` """ from twitter import ( tweet, MessageTooLongError, CommunicationError, ) message = input("What would you like to tweet? ") tweet(message) # This is from Task 1 - good job! try: tweet("message") # You should still be using your successful code from the previous task here. except CommunicationError: print("An error occurred attempting to connect to Twitter. Please try again!")
Jeff MudayTreehouse Moderator 26,165 Points
You're really close. All you need to do is remove the extra tweet() of the message.
message = input("What would you like to tweet? ") try: tweet(message) # tweet from the previous task goes in the TRY block. except CommunicationError: print("An error occurred attempting to connect to Twitter. Please try again!")