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#8035 closed bug (invalid)

Opened January 22, 2011 12:43AM UTC

Closed January 28, 2011 02:51PM UTC

Askimet is rejecting my report as spam.

Reported by: Owned by:
Priority: low Milestone:
Component: core Version: 1.4.4
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

Please contact me so I can send you the bug. It's a real bug with parsing XML from a string (IE and FF/chrome differ). I have a test case file ready, but you have no file upload, and when I paste it in a code block I get the spam message.

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Changed January 22, 2011 01:06AM UTC by jitter comment:1

owner: →
status: newpending

Thanks for taking the time to contribute to the jQuery project.

Just post the xml blob on and include the link plus instructions

Changed January 24, 2011 03:36PM UTC by anonymous comment:2

Code example at

The file eliminates any transport/request issues by simply putting the xml in a JS string. Just save it to disk and then load it in IE8 and any other browser. The alert will show a different number of elements resulting from


Changed January 28, 2011 02:51PM UTC by jitter comment:3

component: unfiledcore
priority: undecidedlow
resolution: → invalid
status: pendingclosed

There is no support for parsing xml-strings by passing them to the jQuery( html ) signature. The documentation for jQuery( html ) is pretty clear about this.

A string of HTML to create on the fly. Note that this parses HTML, not XML.