Ember-CLI addon to add a polyfill for the
Element.closest()property, based on element-closest.
Internet Explorer 11 and lower do not support
closest(). See full browser support details.
The included polyfill also polyfills
#Element.matches, which is widely supported but often vendor-prefixed.
ember install ember-cli-element-closest-polyfill
UsageThe addon will import the polyfill by default to your
Beginning with version 2.13 Ember CLI supports a Targets feature, allowing you to specify the list of browsers your app should support like
last 1 Chrome versionsor
ie 11. If the caniuse database indicates that all browsers you want to support fully support the feature, then the polyfill will not be included into your build, to not increase your bundle size.
Usage in an addonThis should also work as a nested addon of another addon, just include it as a
dependency. So if your addon makes use of
closest(), you can use this to make sure the API is available. Given the above mentioned targets feature, it will have no negative impact on the consuming app should the polyfill not be needed.