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From "James E. King III (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (THRIFT-4675) JS code generators not handling int64 type properly for constants and for TypeScript type mappings
Date Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:27:00 GMT

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James E. King III updated THRIFT-4675:
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    Component/s: TypeScript - Library
                 Node.js - Library
                 Node.js - Compiler
                 JavaScript - Library

> JS code generators not handling int64 type properly for constants and for TypeScript
type mappings
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: THRIFT-4675
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/THRIFT-4675
>             Project: Thrift
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: JavaScript - Compiler, JavaScript - Library, Node.js - Compiler,
Node.js - Library, TypeScript - Library
>    Affects Versions: 0.11.0
>            Reporter: Bu─čra Gedik
>            Priority: Major
>              Labels: Breaking-Change
>          Time Spent: 10m
>  Remaining Estimate: 0h
>
> The code generated for JS constants involving the {{int64}} Thrift type do not rely on
the {{Int64}} JS type (from the {{node-int64}} package Thrift uses for handling 64-bit integers).

> For example, consider the following Thrift constant definitions:
> {code}
>     const i64 MAX_INT64 = 9223372036854775807
>     const i64 SMALL_INT64 = 15
> {code}
> This results in generating the following code:
> For node.js:
> {code}
>     ttypes.MAX_INT64 = 9223372036854775807;  
>     ttypes.SMALL_INT64 = 15;  
> {code}
> For the browser:
> {code}
>     MAX_INT64 = 9223372036854775807;
>     SMALL_INT64 = 15;  
> {code}
> Since the JS {{number}} type cannot natively represent integers that do not fit into
a double precision floating point, this will result in lost precision for certain values.
E.g., printing {{MAX_INT64}} would produce {{922337203685477}}*{{6000}}*. 
> The correct output should be (showing for node.js):
> {code}
>     ttypes.MAX_INT64 = new Int64(''7FFFFFFFFFFFFFFF'');  
>     ttypes.SMALL_INT64 = new Int64(15);  
> {code}
> Besides this, none of the Typescript type bindings ({{.d.ts}} files) contain the types
for int64 types. This includes constants, types, and service method parameters. 
> Note that fixing this may break some of the existing code. In my mind, this is how it
should work by default, but I don't know the policy in Thrift regarding backward compatibility.
It could also be added as an option.



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