Hello

Some modules attempt to preload jCarousel to jQ and after that, when jcarousel tries too, it fails.

This patch solves that.
Patched against v1.1.

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and for v1.x-dev...

also supplying a second patch with support for jCarousel 0.2.5 (/jcarousel/lib/jquery.jcarousel.jsmin.js changes to /jcarousel/lib/jquery.jcarousel.min.js)

i think it works fine even though we don't have jQuery updated to 1.4.2.
but do test ;)

Status:Needs review» Needs work

This patch puts the jQ code in the wrong place I think. It should probably be inside of jcarousel_add(), not inside a theme function. The theme layer shouldn't be making adjustments based on whether jQ is available or not.

Version:6.x-1.1» 6.x-2.x-dev
Priority:Major» Normal
Status:Needs work» Postponed

The jQ support no longer exists in the 2.x version of the module. My general opinion of jQ and other attempts to consolidate JavaScript libraries were ill-placed. I'd prefer not to support jQ or any other solution, unless one clearly becomes the defacto-standard. Right now it seems like the attempts sort of peaked around 2009 and then fizzled out. Of course D7 includes "library" support through #attachments, which will probably be the only solution that really gets widespread adoption.

Status:Postponed» Closed (won't fix)

LPCA is now making the same pitch for Libraries API in #909094: Support libraries directory and Libraries API. jQ, well, can't say I'm surprised it didn't take off.

again, your response wasn't exactly in a timely fashion
sorry

obviously the module and your ideals have changed a lot in the past year (September 12, 2010 - October 27, 2011) so my comments might seem silly now.

been so long that i hardly remember what we were discussing here