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1814Re: Bad variable names

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  • Douglas Crockford
    Jan 25, 2011
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      --- In jslint_com@yahoogroups.com, "Ezequiel" <thehungerforce@...> wrote:
      > Well, JSLint already has this.
      > ie.
      > var String = '';
      > => Problem at line 1 character 5: Redefinition of 'String'.
      > JSLint doesn't see this as an issue if we do it inside a function, however.
      > Whether you initialize that var inside or outside a function, it still has the same effect of redefining "String."

      That's not true at all. var String inside of a function declares a local variable that can only be seen by the code you put into that function with it. That is nothing like redefining a primordial global variable.
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