JDK-4895911 : Fencepost error in hexadecimal string support causes exception for "0" input
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: core-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.lang
  • Affected Version: 5.0
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2003-07-24
  • Updated: 2003-08-01
  • Resolved: 2003-08-01
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5.0 tigerFixed
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Due to a fencepost error in the decimal/hexadecimal transition code for 4826774, Double.parseDouble (and related methods) will thrown an exception on the valid string "0".  No other numeric string is afffected by this error.

CONVERTED DATA BugTraq+ Release Management Values COMMIT TO FIX: tiger FIXED IN: tiger INTEGRATED IN: tiger tiger-b14

SUGGESTED FIX src/share/classes/java/lang>sccs sccsdiff -r1.29 -r1.30 FloatingDecimal.java ------- FloatingDecimal.java ------- 1038c1038 < if (l >= i+1 ) { --- > if (l > i+1 ) {

EVALUATION The simple fix should be implemented asap. ###@###.### 2003-07-24