Ticket #4378 (closed bug: fixed)
IE6 Broken JSONP calls. Several tickets, > 1 year. Solution available.
|Reported by:||ricardoe||Owned by:||brandon|
I'm concerned about the problem with JSONP calls in IE6 that seems to be studied and even fixed from some jQuery users. This is a desperate call for jQuery developers to include the simple solutions into the next release of this great tool.
I understand and support the NO-MORE-IE6 ideal, but come on boys, we just can't say to our wide base of users what to do (I'd love them to drop ie6!).
The problem: JSONP calls insert the script tag in the head tag, but if IE6 is on quirks or using base tag the code to remove the script will choke.
The solution: Some proposed fixes are to change from
I don't really know what is the best approach, but I now that this bug is present in 1.3.2 and its been reported since 10 months ago or even more.
I really think this is not a very difficult problem to solve and to test.
But we are up to you. And remember WE ALL WANT IE6 gone for good.