Here is the solution I came up with for my question:
$programs = $fields['programs']->rawvalue;
$class = $fields['programs']->params->get('render_class');
$items = json_decode($programs, true);
<?php $i = 0; foreach($items as $program): ?>
<div class="program <?php echo $class; ?>">
Or does Joomla really need the 1.x version?
Joomla itself may work mostly fine with newer jQuery versions. The reason it ships with such an old version is compatibility for 3rd party extensions.
So if there was some line of php I could use to disable the loading of the jQuery framework?
To disable jQuery loading completely you would have to either make ...