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jQuery Mobile breaks jQuery.serializeArray() by including submit button #3925

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kborchers opened this Issue March 27, 2012 · 5 comments

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Kris Borchers Jason Scott Alexander Schmitz Kin Blas Scott Jehl
Kris Borchers
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If you take a look at http://jsfiddle.net/kborchers/Amf5x/3/, you'll see that when you fill out the form, the array that is logged contains the submit button but the exact same code here without jQuery Mobile http://jsfiddle.net/kborchers/Amf5x/4/ does not include the submit button. I would imagine that the submit button should not be there which is why I am filing the issue here and not in core. Also, the same issue exists here http://jsfiddle.net/kborchers/Amf5x/5/ with latest jQM and jQ1.7.1.

Kin Blas
jblas commented March 27, 2012

This is due to the buttonPlaceholder that gets injected in jquery.mobile.forms.button.js

https://github.com/jquery/jquery-mobile/blob/master/js/jquery.mobile.forms.button.js#L78

Jason Scott

@kborchers Looking at the JQM code this seems intentional if the submit button has a name attribute. See ecc1361

Maybe @Wilto could shed light onto why we do this.

Scott Jehl

Yep, that's the case. People often use submit buttons with different name/values so we made sure they're serialized along with the rest of the form. Maybe core needs to do the same.. I'm not sure why it doesn't include submit buttons by default.

Jason Scott

@scottjehl should we close this issue?

Alexander Schmitz
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this is fixed in latest http://jsfiddle.net/Amf5x/7/

Alexander Schmitz arschmitz closed this August 06, 2013
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