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#6085 closed bug (invalid)

Opened February 12, 2010 01:06PM UTC

Closed February 13, 2010 05:34AM UTC

getting too much recursion

Reported by: gamesh Owned by:
Priority: Milestone: 1.4.1
Component: event Version: 1.4.1
Keywords: too much recursion error Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

on table if click on row is assigned and then triggering click event on a child element i get error "too much recursion". Error is triggered by the click method called on the checkbox.

too much recursion

? in jquery.min.js@58()jquery.min.js (line 58)

? in jquery.min.js@31()jquery.min.js (line 31)

? in jquery.min.js@53()jquery.min.js (line 53)

? in jquery.min.js@48()jquery.min.js (line 48)

[Break on this error] ba;var a=this.originalEvent;if(a){};c.each({mouseenter:"mouseover",

jquery.min.js (line 58)


$('table tbody tr').click(function(){

$(':checkbox', this).click();


html example:




<td><input type="checkbox" ... /></td>






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Changed February 13, 2010 05:34AM UTC by john comment:1

resolution: → invalid
status: newclosed

That's because the event is bubbling up the tree, causing it to fire again. You should change your script to:

$('table tbody tr').click(function(e){
  if ( === this ) {
    $(':checkbox', this).click();