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Opened 6 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#8165 closed bug (fixed)

.live('click', handler) fires on disabled buttons with child elements in Chrome

Reported by: ms7821 Owned by: dmethvin
Priority: high Milestone: 1.7.2
Component: event Version: 1.5
Keywords: Cc: danheberden
Blocked by: Blocking:


It's possible to receive events for a disabled <button> element as well as <input type="button">:

http://jsfiddle.net/Fz2F3/ (jQuery 1.4.4) http://jsfiddle.net/Fz2F3/1/ (jQuery 1.5)

IE fires click for all of them, passing the button as the target and currentTarget. This was fixed in jQuery 1.5 in http://bugs.jquery.com/ticket/6911.

Chrome fires only for the <button> with a child element, passing that as the target. However, currentTarget is set to the button, so changing target.disabled to currentTarget.disabled should extend the fix to include Chrome.

See also the first comment on http://forum.jquery.com/topic/live-inconsistency-with-disabled-buttons.

Change History (8)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by danheberden

  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by danheberden

Duplicate of #6911.

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by danheberden

  • Cc danheberden added
  • Component changed from unfiled to event
  • Milestone changed from 1.next to 1.5.1

comment:4 Changed 6 years ago by jitter

  • Priority changed from undecided to high

comment:5 Changed 5 years ago by dmethvin

  • Milestone 1.5.1 deleted
  • Resolution duplicate deleted
  • Status changed from closed to reopened

This bug still exists in 1.7.1, per the test case. It does look like changing to currentTarget will solve the problem.

comment:6 Changed 5 years ago by dmethvin

  • Milestone set to 1.7.2
  • Owner set to dmethvin
  • Status changed from reopened to assigned

comment:7 Changed 5 years ago by ms7821

Looks like it regressed in 1.7

Version 0, edited 5 years ago by ms7821 (next)

comment:8 Changed 5 years ago by Dave Methvin

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from assigned to closed

Fix #8165: Ignore events bubbling through disabled elements.

Although #6911 fixed the case where event.target was disabled, it missed the case where the target was a sub-element.

Changeset: 8d9025ca50603e5404c6b50f7fa6c87046ee24c1

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