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Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #7261, comment 10


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Dec 22, 2010, 10:54:59 PM (8 years ago)
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dmethvin
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  • Ticket #7261, comment 10

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    11I'm going to close this ticket patchwelcome. It may be possible to work around the issue, but the effort required to do that and ensure no regressions for the other 99.9% of the time is beyond the benefit for the jQuery team to dedicate time to it.
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    3 To solve this particular error it *might* be as simple as checking that document.body.style.display=='' or 'block' in support.js and skipping the feature tests. But that also impacts the cases we are trying to feature detect and jQuery's behavior on some operations. It would all need thorough testing.
     3To solve this particular error it *might* be as simple as checking that `document.body.style.display==''` or `'block'` in support.js and skipping the feature tests. But that also impacts the cases we are trying to feature detect and jQuery's behavior on some operations. It would all need thorough testing.
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    55There is lots of other jQuery code in the wild, including plugins,  that expect to be able to append elements to the body (e.g, dialogs and tooltips). I think that would be the downfall of any plan to turn the body into a table.