jQuery UI 1.8.7 Upgrade Guide
This guide will assist in upgrading from jQuery UI 1.8.6 to jQuery UI 1.8.7. All changes are listed below, organized by plugin, along with how to upgrade your code to work with jQuery UI 1.8.7.
close event occurs after menu is hidden
(#6227) Previously the suggestions menu was hidden after the close event was triggered. The close event is now triggered after the menu is hidden.
items option to Buttonset widget
Previously all buttons, submits, resets, checkboxes, radio buttons, and anchors
contained in a buttonset were converted to buttons. Now you can control which
elements are converted by specifying an
items option. For example, if you only
want anchors with the class
button to be converted, you can use:
setDate() parameter handling
Previously if you passed a date object to the
setDate() method, the date
object would be modified; this is no longer the case. In addition,
null and empty strings properly for clearing the date.
You can now specify the max value for a progress bar. To do so, just set the
max option on init: