DataTable column with html text does not call select event

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Joined: 05 Nov 2018, 12:39

10 Jan 2019, 18:37


i try to display a font awesome icon in a datatable field like:

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    <i class="fa fa-fw fa-venus"></i>
Now if i try to select a row by clicking into the field (on the font awesome icon) the select event is not triggered.

I use Primefaces version 6.2.12

thanks guys

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Joined: 22 Apr 2013, 15:48

11 Jan 2019, 14:36

I think your issue may be related to this one:

Related to which jquery selectors are being used to detect selection. Read through that thread there is a suggested fix of adding add style class "ui-c" to make it work?
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