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#7998 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Opened January 09, 2012 12:07PM UTC

Closed January 09, 2012 01:15PM UTC

Allow event name in dialog buttons "click"

Reported by: AlexW Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone: 1.9.0
Component: ui.dialog Version: 1.8.16
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

Allow the use of an event name in the click property.


.bind('dialogevent', function() {})


buttons: [

{text: 'Button', click: 'event'}



instead of needing to do,

{text: 'Button', click: function() { $(this).trigger('dialogevent'); }}

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Changed January 09, 2012 01:15PM UTC by scottgonzalez comment:1

resolution: → wontfix
status: newclosed

This proposal doesn't even make sense. You want strings to be converted to events? Use a named function.