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Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#11724 closed bug (fixed)

$(document).height() changed in Firefox 12

Reported by: David Owned by: mikesherov
Priority: high Milestone: 1.8
Component: dimensions Version: 1.7.2
Keywords: Cc: mikesherov
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I believe the fix for Ticket #3838 (http://bugs.jquery.com/ticket/3838) changed the value of $(document).height() in Firefox (using 12). While in Chrome and IE9 the value is consistent.

I can't reproduce this in jsFiddle as I think the result iframe's css works around this issue but this pastebin ( http://pastebin.com/MaUuLjU2) will demonstrate the problem.

In 1.7.1, the scrollHeight of the body element will be returned, while in 1.7.2 the clientHeight of the html element will be returned.

(I reported this in the comments of ticket #3838 - http://bugs.jquery.com/ticket/3838#comment:14)

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by sindresorhus

  • Cc mikesherov added
  • Component changed from unfiled to dimensions
  • Priority changed from undecided to low
  • Status changed from new to open

Confirmed in Firefox 11 and 12.

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by mikesherov

  • Milestone changed from None to 1.8
  • Owner set to mikesherov
  • Priority changed from low to high
  • Status changed from open to assigned

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by Mike Sherov

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

Fix #11724, $(document).height() in Firefox 12. Closes gh-802.

This reopens #3838 for IE6 which is a regression on a fix in 1.7.2, but we'd rather break a really old IE than a really recent Firefox.

Changeset: ba70f8aeb60038ae73b188e432c471f3b115a790

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