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Opened 11 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

#8967 closed bug (worksforme)

Selector [value=XXX] regress in 1.5.2

Reported by: [email protected] Owned by: [email protected]
Priority: low Milestone: 1.next
Component: selector Version: 1.5.2
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:


Selector "SELECT[name=FOO] option[value=BAR]" works in 1.4.4 and doesn't work in 1.5.2

In 1.5.2 there's error:

Uncaught Syntax error, unrecognized expression: [value=D:\Results\BDS2007\EXE\MitraMessageCenterApp.exe] k.errorjquery.js:16 k.filterjquery.js:16 kjquery.js:16 c.querySelectorAll.kjquery.js:16 d.fn.extend.findjquery.js:16 d.d.fn.d.initjquery.js:16 d.djquery.js:16 check_add:2222/:201 update:2222/:144 d.extend._Deferred.f.resolveWithjquery.js:16 vjquery.js:16 d.support.ajax.d.ajaxTransport.send.cjquery.js:16

I'm trying to append option to SELECT only if there isn't one there already:

function check_add(select_name, value) {
	if ($("SELECT[name=" + select_name + "] option[value=" + value + "]").length == 0) {
		$("SELECT[name=" + select_name + "]").append($("<option />").text(value || '').val(value || ''));

Using Chrome 10.0.648.205 under Windows XP.

Change History (7)

comment:1 Changed 11 years ago by timmywil

Component: unfiledselector
Owner: set to [email protected]
Priority: undecidedlow
Status: newpending

Thanks for taking the time to contribute to the jQuery project! Please provide a reduced test case on http://jsFiddle.net that reproduces the issue experienced to help us assess your ticket. Additionally, test against the jQuery (edge) version to ensure the issue still exists. I've created one here, but was unable to reproduce the issue described: http://jsfiddle.net/timmywil/CppFb/

comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by Rick Waldron

Resolution: worksforme
Status: pendingclosed

Test in chrome 10 & 12 on windows XP:


comment:3 Changed 11 years ago by [email protected]

The problem exists:


Works in 1.4.4, doesn't work in 1.5.2 and edge:

"Syntax error, unrecognized expression: [value=D:\Results\BDS2007\EXE\TestEntityTransport.exe]"

comment:5 Changed 11 years ago by timmywil

Quotes around the value are mandatory: http://jsfiddle.net/timmywil/JKZ2t/8/

comment:6 Changed 11 years ago by anonymous

I got the same error. After add quotes to the value in selector, the error msg went away. Thanks, timmywil.

comment:7 Changed 11 years ago by [email protected]

Forgot about quotes. Sorry, my mistake.

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