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Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#15100 closed bug (fixed)

isNumeric implementation of version 2.1.0 returns wrong results in Opera 12.17

Reported by: PachaG Owned by: gibson042
Priority: high Milestone: 1.12/2.2
Component: core Version: 2.1.0
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:


The isNumeric function of older (2.0.3) versions works correctly in Opera 12.17

$.isNumeric(1.5999999999999999) == false
$.isNumeric(1.59999) == true

The test page http://jsfiddle.net/z2NYD/

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by dmethvin

Component: unfiledcore
Milestone: None1.12/2.2
Priority: undecidedhigh
Status: newopen

Probably this commit: https://github.com/jquery/jquery/commit/68213f20bb5d5426f99bafde028ecab601a9d105

My guess is that since we're dealing with floating point the result ends up being ever-so-slightly negative. I just need to find an Opera 12.17 to prove it.

@gibson042 what do you think?

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by gibson042

Owner: set to gibson042
Status: openassigned

Looks like it's from loss of precision in a string cast for parseFloat... the fix will be almost certainly be replacing obj - parseFloat( obj ) >= 0 with !isNaN( obj - parseFloat( obj ) ).

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by Richard Gibson

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Core: Work around loss of precision from parseFloat

Fixes #15100 (cherry picked from commit b6e99eb43c35a3cd048c5c56d31c7e871f299a77)

Changeset: e1192af8726bcd25da58aba64b20d89e919230b9

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