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Ticket #8203 (closed bug: fixed)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

Remove un-needed "someVar = null;"s

Reported by: musicisair Owned by: snover
Priority: blocker Milestone: 1.6
Component: misc Version: 1.5
Keywords: Cc:
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It looks like jQuery has some overzealous memoryleak someVar = null lines. It can't hurt to clean them up a bit.

A specific example can be found in $.support.scriptEval:

release memory in IE root = script = id = null;

Change History

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by jitter

  • Priority changed from undecided to low
  • Component changed from unfiled to misc

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by snover

  • Owner set to snover
  • Priority changed from low to blocker
  • Status changed from new to assigned
  • Milestone changed from 1.next to 1.6

comment:4 Changed 5 years ago by Dave Methvin

  • Status changed from assigned to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

Fixes #8203. Remove some misguided nulling of elements done in the name of IE memory cleanup. Based on a patch by davidmurdoch in pull 226.

Changeset: ad4152709cd7c7b7fdafd2dc0b266fd273aff5d5

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