Fix for JDK Double.parseDouble infinite loop

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Wed Feb 2 20:02:09 UTC 2011

Andrew Haley wrote:
> The post on
> describes a (on first sight) trivial bug when parsing strings into
> Java Double objects.
Thanks for the analysis and patch. We also have a fix from Dmitry 
Nadezhin that he posted here some time ago (but fell through the cracks 
for some reason). I expect this issue will be fixed soon.


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