#558 bug
garrett

IE crash on element.setStyle

Reported by garrett | February 19th, 2009 @ 11:37 AM

My Internet Explorer 6 crashed when element.setStyle was called by the scriptaculous SlideDown effect. The crash was caused by this line:


elementStyle[(property == 'float' || property == 'cssFloat') ?
            (Object.isUndefined(elementStyle.styleFloat) ? 'cssFloat' : 'styleFloat') :
              property] = styles[property];

I made following if statement around it:


if (styles[property] != null && styles[property] != '') {

which helped me out.

The interesting thing was when I added an alert above the problem line the crash didn't occur. I reckon this is some sort of race condition failure.

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