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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

#11900 closed enhancement (fixed)

Upgrade to jQuery 1.4.1 / 1.4.2

Reported by: scribu Owned by: azaozz
Milestone: 3.0 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
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jQuery 1.4 has just been released today.

We should adopt it ASAP to have time for optimizations, testing etc.

Attachments (2)

11900.diff (125.2 KB) - added by ryan 12 years ago.
jquery.upadate.to.1.4.1.patch (134.0 KB) - added by Simek 11 years ago.

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Change History (10)

#1 @archon810
12 years ago

Seems like it has better performance, among other things. Should definitely squeeze it into 3.0.

12 years ago

#3 @ryan
12 years ago

Widget and dashboard drag-drop, re-order, open/close looking good. Screen options okay. Autosave okay. Menu open/close okay. Not seeing anything in the console not seen also with jQuery 1.3.2.

#4 @ryan
12 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

(In [12792]) jQuery 1.4. fixes #11900

#5 @Lazy79
12 years ago

  • Summary changed from Upgrade to jQuery 1.4 to Upgrade to jQuery 1.4.1 / 1.4.2

sorry for my comment to an closed ticket

jQuery 1.4.1 Bugfix Version released - but jQuery 1.4.2 should follow soon. maybe waiting for 1.4.2 to upgrade.

#6 @nacin
12 years ago

  • Resolution fixed deleted
  • Status changed from closed to reopened

Might as well re-open this ticket then.

I'm thinking we should keep committing the most recent release, even if 1.4.2 is soon to follow, as it'll give us as much time as possible to kick the tires.

#7 @azaozz
12 years ago

Lets hope this won't break lots of plugins like the last update. These don't look good:

Backwards-Incompatible Changes
jQuery() (with no arguments) no longer converts to jQuery(document).

If an Ajax request is made without specifying a dataType and it is returned as text/javascript, it will be executed. Previously, an explicit dataType was required.

#8 @ryan
11 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reopened to closed

(In [13011]) jQuery 1.4.1. Props Simek. fixes #11900

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