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Oct 2015
Igor
@igorkovski
Oct 05 2015 00:41
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 00:41

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Igor
@igorkovski
Oct 05 2015 00:41
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 00:41

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Hi everyone,

There is an issue with "Bonfire:Truncate a String".
First heres the code:

    function truncate(str, num) {
  var truncd = '';
  if (str.length > num) {
    truncd = str.slice(0, num - 3) + '...';
    return truncd;
  }

  return str;
}
truncate("A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 1, "");

It should not pass the first test that is
"A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 1 should return "A-tisket..."

According to this test the console should shoe "A-tisket..."but the console says"A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow bask..."

but to my surprise it still passed... I hope I will get an explaination to this

type hint for next hint :pencil: [Contribute at the FCC Wiki]

Abhishek
@Abhi493
Oct 05 2015 19:34
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 19:34

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Abhishek
@Abhi493
Oct 05 2015 19:34
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 19:34

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Hi everyone,

There is an issue with "Bonfire:Truncate a String".
First heres the code:

    function truncate(str, num) {
  var truncd = '';
  if (str.length > num) {
    truncd = str.slice(0, num - 3) + '...';
    return truncd;
  }

  return str;
}
truncate("A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 1, "");

It should not pass the first test that is
"A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 1 should return "A-tisket..."

According to this test the console should shoe "A-tisket..."but the console says"A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow bask..."

but to my surprise it still passed... I hope I will get an explaination to this

type hint for next hint :pencil: [Contribute at the FCC Wiki]

Abhishek
@Abhi493
Oct 05 2015 19:34
hint
CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 19:34
These hints depend on people like you! Please add to this :point_right: Bonfire's Wiki Hints Page
Abhishek
@Abhi493
Oct 05 2015 19:34
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 19:34

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Abhishek
@Abhi493
Oct 05 2015 19:35
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 19:35

hint [2/2]

Hi everyone,

There is an issue with "Bonfire:Truncate a String".
First heres the code:

    function truncate(str, num) {
  var truncd = '';
  if (str.length > num) {
    truncd = str.slice(0, num - 3) + '...';
    return truncd;
  }

  return str;
}
truncate("A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 1, "");

It should not pass the first test that is
"A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 1 should return "A-tisket..."

According to this test the console should shoe "A-tisket..."but the console says"A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow bask..."

but to my surprise it still passed... I hope I will get an explaination to this

type hint for next hint :pencil: [Contribute at the FCC Wiki]

Abhishek
@Abhi493
Oct 05 2015 19:35
hint
CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 19:35
These hints depend on people like you! Please add to this :point_right: Bonfire's Wiki Hints Page
Abhishek
@Abhi493
Oct 05 2015 19:35
hint
CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 19:35

hint [1/2]

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Make sure you've tried to hard to solve it yourself before proceeding. :construction:

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Abhishek
@Abhi493
Oct 05 2015 19:35
hint
CamperBot
@camperbot
Oct 05 2015 19:35

hint [2/2]

Hi everyone,

There is an issue with "Bonfire:Truncate a String".
First heres the code:

    function truncate(str, num) {
  var truncd = '';
  if (str.length > num) {
    truncd = str.slice(0, num - 3) + '...';
    return truncd;
  }

  return str;
}
truncate("A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 1, "");

It should not pass the first test that is
"A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 1 should return "A-tisket..."

According to this test the console should shoe "A-tisket..."but the console says"A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow bask..."

but to my surprise it still passed... I hope I will get an explaination to this

type hint for next hint :pencil: [Contribute at the FCC Wiki]