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#9325 closed bug (invalid)

Opened May 17, 2011 10:55PM UTC

Closed May 17, 2011 11:04PM UTC

Last modified May 17, 2011 11:05PM UTC

REGRESSION: bind with third parameter of false fails in 1.6.x

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Priority: low Milestone:
Component: event Version: 1.6.1
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Passing "false" as the third parameter to bind will cause the event handler to not to work, or in some cases, cause an error in jQuery 1.6 and 1.6.1. This is a prescribed use case of bind (see: and has caused numerous bugs attempting to upgrade several sites; it worked correctly in jQuery 1.5.x.

Test cases have been uploaded to jsFiddle.

with 1.6.1:

with 1.5.2:

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Changed May 17, 2011 11:04PM UTC by timmywil comment:1

component: unfiledevent
priority: undecidedlow
resolution: → invalid
status: newclosed

You're using an invalid signature. If the second argument is a function, false should not be passed. See the signatures for

Changed May 17, 2011 11:05PM UTC by timmywil comment:2

_comment0: An example: