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Cedrick Cyizere275 Points
I am getting an exception not raised error and an EOF error i don't know what seems to be the problem .
def suggest(product_idea): if len(product_idea) <= 3: raise ValueError("the value is less than 3 characters") return product_idea + "inator" try: suggest( product_idea=(input("please choose a product "))) except ValueError as err: print("the value is less than 3 characters") else : print (product_idea)
Joseph YhuPHP Development Techdegree Graduate 47,171 Points
You don't need any of that extra stuff; all you need is this part:
if len(product_idea) <= 3: raise ValueError("the value is less than 3 characters")
Actually, the extra stuff might be why you are getting errors.
Luke Davis1,394 Points
I've seen the answer now just want to know why this doesn't work i can run it and it does what the task asks and runs fine just keep getting Traceback (most recent call last): File "", line 30, in test_exception_raised File "/workdir/utils/challenge.py", line 24, in execute_source exec(src) File "", line 6, in ValueError: the product has to be longer than 3 characters
Any chance you can elaborate
def suggest(product_idea): return product_idea + "inator" product_idea = "a"
if len(product_idea) < 3: raise ValueError("the product has to be longer than 3 characters")