[wp-trac] Re: [WordPress Trac] #4265: Update included prototype.js to 1.5.1

WordPress Trac wp-trac at lists.automattic.com
Mon May 14 19:43:07 GMT 2007

#4265: Update included prototype.js to 1.5.1
 Reporter:  zamoose                  |        Owner:  anonymous
     Type:  defect                   |       Status:  new      
 Priority:  normal                   |    Milestone:  2.3      
Component:  General                  |      Version:  2.3      
 Severity:  normal                   |   Resolution:           
 Keywords:  javascript js prototype  |  
Comment (by zamoose):

 I thought the idea was to make it available for plugin authors (not just
 for core admin stuff).  The changes are pretty significant and unless
 we're planning on stripping it out, I don't see the logic in not

 Full changelog
 here], with a basic rundown in the improvements being:

 *Incredible Selector speedup and full CSS3 support.
 *Full JSON encoding and decoding support and options for improved
 *Optimized Element#get/setStyle for cross-browser compatibility and speed.
 *Various String method enhancements and fixes.
 *The new Form#request method simplifies the common case of submitting a
 serialized form with XMLHttpRequest.
 *Many form serialization fixes—if you had troubles before, now they’ve
 been squashed.

 (Cribbed from the
 [http://prototypejs.org/2007/5/1/prototype-1-5-1-released Prototype blog].

Ticket URL: <http://trac.wordpress.org/ticket/4265#comment:2>
WordPress Trac <http://trac.wordpress.org/>
WordPress blogging software

More information about the wp-trac mailing list