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#8831 closed bug (invalid)

Opened April 09, 2011 01:53PM UTC

Closed April 09, 2011 02:43PM UTC

sizzle.getText in ie trying to access the zeroth element of an empty array is an error

Reported by: anonymous Owned by:
Priority: undecided Milestone:
Component: unfiled Version: 1.5.2
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

var arr = [];

for (var i = 0; arr[i]; i++) {



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Changed April 09, 2011 02:43PM UTC by dmethvin comment:1

resolution: → invalid
status: newclosed

That's done because of an issue with the .length property on some browsers. If there are no elements in the collection then arr[0] will be undefined and the loop will not be entered. Did you try your code sample? It seems to work fine for me.