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Value error, name error, type error?
What are these?
As in most programming languages, Python has multiple kinds of errors.
ValueErrorusually refers to an invalid value passed into a function, e.g. if you try to execute the statement
int('a'), Python will throw a
'a'is not appropriate for converting into an integer).
TypeErrorrefers to a mismatch in types. (Types are the "kinds" of values, e.g. numbers [integers], decimals [floats], pieces of text [strings], etc.) For example, if you try to add an integer to a string, you get a
- Python throws a
NameErrorif you try to access a non-existent variable.
A list of built-in errors can be found in the official Python documentation