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Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

Last modified 12 years ago

#7202 closed bug (fixed)

$(location).attr('href', hrefString) not working in jquery.latest

Reported by: stephenrichter@… Owned by:
Priority: high Milestone: 1.5
Component: attributes Version: 1.4.3
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:


was using jquery-latest.min.ms in my code.

<script type="text/javascript"


this morning, $(location).attr('href', someHrefString ) was not working for me like it did yesterday. I changed my code to use jquery 1.4.2 from googleapis and the code worked again.

<script src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.4.2/jquery.min.js"


Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by john

Component: unfiledattributes
Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

You shouldn't use .attr() on non-DOM elements. You can just do: window.location.href = hrefstring;

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by john

Milestone: 1.4.4
Resolution: wontfix
Status: closedreopened

comment:3 Changed 13 years ago by john

Milestone: 1.4.5
Priority: undecidedhigh
Resolution: fixed
Status: reopenedclosed

Welp, we ended up fixing this anyway: https://github.com/jquery/jquery/pull/92

comment:4 Changed 13 years ago by anonymous

with html5 everthing will be a dom element

comment:5 Changed 13 years ago by jitter


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