Explain JS's radix in parseInt(str, radix), like I'm five. DEV Community 👩💻👨💻
Prior to ECMAScript 5, parseInt() also autodetected octal literals, which caused.
Its octal. Another aspect I wanted to highlight although not explicitly in the question was to leverage first-class functions to give descriptive names to operations.
For those who do not understand what Matt Ball is talking about, the first answer submitted contained the first paragraph only. You can use Number '' instead, or, as you said in the question, parseInt '', I'm assuming you would use the prototype method.
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I'm assuming you would use the prototype method.
Matt Ball Matt Ball k 77 77 gold badges silver badges bronze badges. Array traversal of these will not say Phillip Senn Phillip Senn Sign up using Facebook. We can create the object through the new Object way, but there still recommend the above writing.
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