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#4215 closed bug (invalid)

Opened February 23, 2009 02:09AM UTC

Closed March 21, 2009 02:35PM UTC

Attribute "value" does not work well

Reported by: markeli Owned by:
Priority: major Milestone: 1.4
Component: core Version: 1.3.2
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:



<div id=div_001 value='12'></div>


$("#div_001").attr("value") returns null

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Changed February 23, 2009 04:02AM UTC by dz comment:1

Test case:

But looks like this is related to ticket #4160

Changed February 23, 2009 04:10AM UTC by dz comment:2

However, using getAttribute works correctly:

I've attached a patch.

Changed February 23, 2009 04:13AM UTC by dz comment:3

Or rather, I should clarify that getAttribute works on Firefox, but is buggy on other browsers, so the patch will have to wait until someone thinks of a way to feature-detect proper getAttribute support.

Changed February 23, 2009 04:18AM UTC by dz comment:4

Actually, nevermind. Using $().attr() works:

Looks like this is because .val() falls back to using element.value which doesn't work in cases liket his.

Changed March 21, 2009 02:35PM UTC by dmethvin comment:5

resolution: → invalid
status: newclosed