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Opened 7 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#17936 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Prevent accidental multiple click when creating new categories

Reported by: mdawaffe Owned by: westi
Milestone: 3.4 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 3.2
Component: Administration Keywords: has-patch commit
Focuses: Cc:


It is possible to click the "Add New Category" button multiple times when creating a new category from the new post screen.

In certain cases, the extra clicks can cause (mostly harmless) fatal errors because of a race condition in _wp_ajax_add_hierarchical_term().

Attached disables the button via JS after the first click and re-enables it after the AJAX request completes (successfully or not).

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17936.diff (736 bytes) - added by mdawaffe 7 years ago.

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Change History (7)

7 years ago

#1 @westi
7 years ago

  • Owner set to westi
  • Status changed from new to accepted

#2 @ryan
6 years ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 3.4

#3 @nacin
6 years ago

Looks good.

#4 @mp3j3rk
6 years ago

I'm new, but patch looks good to me as well.

Using WordPress 3.3.1 svn rev 20113

Last edited 6 years ago by mp3j3rk (previous) (diff)

#5 @nacin
6 years ago

  • Keywords commit added

#6 @ryan
6 years ago

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