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Re: conversion to string

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  • Merlin
    ... It is relatively new behavior and it is on purpose. The recommended usage is: var stuff = 123; var stuffStr = String(stuff); Harry.
    Message 1 of 4 , May 3, 2011
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      --- In jslint_com@yahoogroups.com, "Joe" <josephjoaquinmartin@...> wrote:
      > I have started getting jslint errors for the following:
      >
      > var stuff = 123;
      > var stuffStr = 123 + "";

      > Error:
      > Problem at line 2 character 22: Expected 'String' and instead saw ''''.
      > var stuffStr = 123 + "";
      >
      > This seems like relatively new behavior, is it on purpose or a jslint parsing bug?

      It is relatively new behavior and it is on purpose.

      The recommended usage is:

      var stuff = 123;
      var stuffStr = String(stuff);

      Harry.
    • Joe
      ... Is there a switch to turn this check off?
      Message 2 of 4 , May 3, 2011
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        --- In jslint_com@yahoogroups.com, "Merlin" <g7awz@...> wrote:
        >
        >
        >
        > --- In jslint_com@yahoogroups.com, "Joe" <josephjoaquinmartin@> wrote:
        > > I have started getting jslint errors for the following:
        > >
        > > var stuff = 123;
        > > var stuffStr = 123 + "";
        >
        > > Error:
        > > Problem at line 2 character 22: Expected 'String' and instead saw ''''.
        > > var stuffStr = 123 + "";
        > >
        > > This seems like relatively new behavior, is it on purpose or a jslint parsing bug?
        >
        > It is relatively new behavior and it is on purpose.
        >
        > The recommended usage is:
        >
        > var stuff = 123;
        > var stuffStr = String(stuff);
        >
        > Harry.
        >

        Is there a switch to turn this check off?
      • Merlin
        ... No.
        Message 3 of 4 , May 3, 2011
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          --- In jslint_com@yahoogroups.com, "Joe" <joe.martin@...> wrote:
          > Is there a switch to turn this check off?

          No.
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