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Ticket #4571 (closed bug: worksforme)

Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

IE throws error when trying to set negative value to CSS padding property

Reported by: gal_ga Owned by:
Priority: major Milestone: 1.4
Component: unfiled Version: 1.3.2
Keywords: css,negative Cc:
Blocking: Blocked by:

Description (last modified by dmethvin) (diff)

When trying to modify a paddingTop (also padding or padding-top) with a negative value I get JavaScript error in Internet Explorer 7 (also IE 6).

example in the attached file.

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ie_err.html Download (715 bytes) - added by gal_ga 5 years ago.
IE throws error when trying to set negative value to CSS padding property

Change History

Changed 5 years ago by gal_ga

IE throws error when trying to set negative value to CSS padding property

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by dmethvin

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to worksforme
  • Description modified (diff)

Padding can't be negative, so the input to jQuery isn't correct. How would this be resolved? Putting a try/catch around this just masks the problem. The current behavior seems correct, I'd actually prefer that Firefox threw errors on invalid input too so that people wouldn't be sloppy.

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