Closed Bug 368932 Opened 14 years ago Closed 12 years ago
Repeatedly using append
Child with rows in a empty table breaks layout
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.9a2pre) Gecko/20070131 Minefield/3.0a2pre Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.9a2pre) Gecko/20070131 Minefield/3.0a2pre Each time you append a new row into a previously emptied table the row is displayed lower on the page. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: use testcase 1. remove all children in table element. 2. append a row with cells into the table. 3. repeat. Actual Results: Each time the row is added to the table it's displayed lower on the page. Yet nothing unexpected is visible in DOM Inspector. Expected Results: It should appear in the same spot every time. This doesn't occur with DIVs, only with tables. Discovered this in FF 188.8.131.52. Also found it happens in the latest nightly. Hope this isn't some stupid mistake of mine, but really a gecko/dom/layout/whatever bug. :))
Component: General → Layout
OS: Windows 2000 → All
Product: Firefox → Core
QA Contact: general → layout
Hardware: PC → All
Version: unspecified → Trunk
Confirmed with Mac trunk. I think I've run into this bug, but I never took the time to make a reduced testcase. Thanks :)
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Component: Layout → Layout: Tables
Ever confirmed: true
QA Contact: layout → layout.tables
I'm still seeing this in Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9.1a1pre) Gecko/2008070102 Minefield/3.1a1pre Someone with editbug care to confirm this? Thanks.
> It's already confirmed. Sure. What I meant is: change bug status to CONFIRMED.
There is no bug status CONFIRMED, that is what NEW means and this bug is currently in the NEW state.
/me crawls into hole... sorry for the spam.
(In reply to comment #1) > Created an attachment (id=253571) [details] > Testcase demonstrating the problem Running the testcase on IE7 results in "Unknown runtime error" on line 15 document.getElementById("targettablebody").innerHTML = ""; Obviously IE don't like a <table> without child nodes... Is it really allowed to add a <tr> element as a child to a <table> element? An implicit <tbody> is always generated from HTML.
Fixed by checkin for bug 148810. Added tests.
Assignee: nobody → bzbarsky
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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