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Incorrect behaviour of "no-unused-vars" rule when variable defined outside of the loop #6125

markelog opened this Issue May 10, 2016 · 1 comment


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markelog commented May 10, 2016

What version of ESLint are you using?

What parser (default, Babel-ESLint, etc.) are you using?

Please show your full configuration:

    "rules": {
        "no-unused-vars": "error"

What did you do? Please include the actual source code causing the issue.
run eslint on the following code -

(function( obj ) {
    var name;

    for ( name in obj ) {
        return false;
    return true;

What did you expect to happen?
No errors

What actually happened? Please include the actual, raw output from ESLint.

2:6  error  'name' is defined but never used  no-unused-vars

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mysticatea commented May 10, 2016

Thank you for this issue.

Closing as a duplicate of #2342.
Please track that issue.

@mysticatea mysticatea closed this May 10, 2016

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