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Opened 14 years ago

Closed 14 years ago

#3803 closed bug (fixed)

if the ID of an element contains a dot ("."), it's ancestores are not selectable by tag

Reported by: ghum Owned by: john
Priority: major Milestone: 1.3
Component: selector Version: 1.2.6
Keywords: regression escaped dot id ancestors Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:



within 1.2.6 $("#i7922
.dxa input") selects all input-elements below the element with the ID i7922.dxa

within 1.3.beta1 $("#i7922
.dxa input") does not select any input element below the element with "i7922.dxa"

For elements WITHOUT an escaped "." all is still fine.

The attached sample demonstrates the problem

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jq13bug.html (1.9 KB) - added by ghum 14 years ago.
Sample file to reproduce the described bug

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Change History (4)

Changed 14 years ago by ghum

Attachment: jq13bug.html added

Sample file to reproduce the described bug

comment:1 Changed 14 years ago by balazs.endresz

The problem is that preFilter.ID simply returns match[1], which still contains an unnecessary backslash so it won't match the item's id afterwards. Removing these backslashes in preFilter solves it:

jQuery.expr.preFilter.ID = function(match){
  return match[1].replace(/\\(.)/,"$1");

comment:2 Changed 14 years ago by balazs.endresz

I've just had a look at http://github.com/jeresig/sizzle/commit/88edec547d5f5e0979c86a0ab5e872adcb0f2a7a and the modified class preFilter: so because IDs can't contain a backslash and I forgot the global modifier this would work better:

jQuery.expr.preFilter.ID = function(match){
  return match[1].replace(/\\/g,"");

Though I'm not sure if classes can contain a backslash or not: http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/struct/global.html#h-7.5.2

comment:3 Changed 14 years ago by john

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed
Version: 1.2.6

Yeah, they were already being removed from the class filters but not ID, should be fixed now: http://github.com/jeresig/sizzle/commit/6bb75a1f136d30fa5d8486f5aa1fc7e5ed08d9b2

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