Handling Errors in ASP.NET II

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Brad describes using the Application Error event to catch application-wide exceptions and handle them gracefully. This is pretty much what I’ve been doing, although I am just using the code behind global.asax rather than a separate module for the time being. My event handler e-mails details of the exception to me (which allowed me to spot the slight coding error yesterday that meant a blog post between 201 and 209 characters in length broke my RSS feed - oops!).