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#12812 closed bug (notabug)

Opened October 30, 2012 04:00PM UTC

Closed October 30, 2012 10:49PM UTC

$().add(html) returns different result on IE compared to Firefox/Chrome

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Priority: undecided Milestone: None
Component: unfiled Version: 1.8.2
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Blocked by: Blocking:

$().add("<div><option> hello </option></div>").html()

IE (9): returns " hello "

Chrome/Firefox: returns "<option> hello </option>"

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Changed October 30, 2012 04:39PM UTC by Christian Meixner <> comment:1

This is not valid HTML

<div><option> hello </option></div>

OPTION is not allowed in DIV!


$().add("<div><select><option> hello </option><select></div>").html();

and everything works fine (though still crappy code, you don't have to use .add() here)

Changed October 30, 2012 10:49PM UTC by dmethvin comment:2

resolution: → notabug
status: newclosed

Agreed, invalid HTML has undefined results.