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#4189 closed enhancement (fixed)

Opened February 19, 2009 10:57AM UTC

Closed March 20, 2009 03:10AM UTC

Last modified April 15, 2009 10:53AM UTC

Bind .live() handler to the current context rather than document

Reported by: jollytoad Owned by: brandon
Priority: minor Milestone: 1.3.2
Component: event Version: 1.3.1
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

to allow something like this:

$('button', container).live('click', function(ev) {

var button = this;




events are bound to 'container', and the function prevents further


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Changed March 20, 2009 03:10AM UTC by brandon comment:1

resolution: → fixed
status: newclosed

Added in r6287

Changed April 15, 2009 10:53AM UTC by trixi comment:2


i like this feature, but I think the resolution in r6287 is not complete yet. I have opened a new Ticket ( and added a patch for the event and the traversing component, to fix this.