Java: Helping the world build bigger idiots

Peter Gutmann pgut001 at
Mon Sep 19 07:37:45 EDT 2005

Found on the Daily WTF,

  try { 
    int idx = 0; 
    while (true) { 
  catch (IndexOutOfBoundException ex) { 
    // nil

The editor also comments that when he got the first few of these submitted he
rejected them as being faked, but ended up with so many that he realised this
usage must be relatively common.


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