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#5950 closed bug (invalid)

Opened January 26, 2010 11:52PM UTC

Closed November 15, 2010 04:00AM UTC

$('> *', context) works but $('> *', context).live doesn't

Reported by: deadlyicon Owned by: brandon
Priority: major Milestone: 1.4.2
Component: event Version: 1.4.1
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

given the following markup:

<ul id="mylist"><li></li><ul>

var mylist_node = $('#mylist')[0];

$('> *', mylist_node) -> [li] (works)

$('> *', mylist_node).live('click', function(){}); live click even't never fires

I've created a failing test here:

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Changed November 15, 2010 04:00AM UTC by dmethvin comment:1

resolution: → invalid
status: newclosed

As documented, .live() should only be used with a standard selector, no context, no traversal methods.