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Issue #1546668 by Rob Loach: jQuery 1.8
Issue #1449574 by Digidog, cweagans: Move configuration to admin/config/development/jquery_update.
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Issue #1386294 by aidanlis, alexweber: Initial support for both jQuery 1.5 and 1.7 in Drupal 7.