bzbarsky at MIT.EDU
Fri Sep 28 08:34:31 PDT 2012
On 9/28/12 11:19 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> Gives "â" in Chrome (charCodeAt -> 226). I cannot get it to alert in
> my Nightly (18.0a1 (2012-09-28), Mac), Opera yields one FFFD and
> Safari two. So maybe this is less of a problem than I thought. Simply
> convert to bytes, then decode as utf-8, then execute.
That's what Gecko does, certainly. Though in this case it asserts in a
debug build about input not actually being UTF-8, because it uses a
conversion function that doesn't do replacement char bits.
I'm not sure why it never hits the alert. A similar testcase not inside
the live dom viewer works just fine.
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