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#5886 closed bug (fixed)

Opened January 21, 2010 08:43AM UTC

Closed October 16, 2010 04:19PM UTC

ajax abort error

Reported by: lotjuh Owned by:
Priority: undecided Milestone: 1.4
Component: ajax Version: 1.4
Keywords: ajax abort Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

When using jquery 1.4 in combination with jquery ui tabs loading it's content trough ajax, I get the following javascript error:

setting a property that has only a getter

The error occurs in the following code:

jquery-1.4.js (line 4983)

if ( xhr ) {

xhr.readyState = 0;


Tested browsers:

Firefox 3.5.8pre -> error occurs

Opera 10.10 -> no error

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Change History (3)

Changed January 25, 2010 04:39PM UTC by jmcgraw comment:1

I can confirm this bug, failure occurs when in process Ajax request is aborted.

Looks like the try/catch block doesn't handle this kind of error in Firefox.

Tested browsers:

Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.5; en-US; rv:1.9.2) Gecko/20100115 Firefox/3.6

Changed January 26, 2010 05:22AM UTC by jmcgraw comment:2

This looks like a duplicate for

Changed October 16, 2010 04:19PM UTC by addyosmani comment:3

resolution: → fixed
status: newclosed

Having reviewed the details of this ticket, I see that it's a duplicate of #5923 as correctly pointed out by jmcgraw. This issue was fixed in:

so I am closing it as the bug submitted should no longer be presenting itself. Please feel free to re-open if the issue is experienced once again in 1.4.3.