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Promise.promisify() throws a type error under phantomjs #556

noahadams opened this issue Apr 1, 2015 · 0 comments

Promise.promisify() throws a type error under phantomjs #556

noahadams opened this issue Apr 1, 2015 · 0 comments


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@noahadams noahadams commented Apr 1, 2015

When calling Promise.promisify() under phantomjs (v 1.9.8 as packaged along with mocha-phantomjs v 3.5.3), a type error is thrown while copying descriptors:

     TypeError: Property description must be an object.
      at copyDescriptors (file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/bluebird/js/browser/bluebird.js:4706)
      at file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/bluebird/js/browser/bluebird.js:3400
      at file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/promisify-test.js:8
      at file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/mocha/mocha.js:4514
      at file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/mocha/mocha.js:4946
      at file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/mocha/mocha.js:5051
      at next (file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/mocha/mocha.js:4871)
      at file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/mocha/mocha.js:4881
      at next (file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/mocha/mocha.js:4816)
      at file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/mocha/mocha.js:4848
      at timeslice (file:///Users/nba/src/bluebird-promisify-phantomjs-bug/node_modules/mocha/mocha.js:6391)

phantomjs appears to supply the function with a prototypally inherited callee property which is not filtered out: but then fails to be copied.

This has only been a problem in phantom so far, but we're using it pretty extensively for CI purposes.

I've got a breaking test case here:

and a branch ready to PR here:

PR: #557

@noahadams noahadams changed the title Promise.promisify throws a type error under phantomjs Promise.promisify() throws a type error under phantomjs Apr 1, 2015
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