How can I use jQuery's replaceWith() function to make a href link trigger a function?

This is what I've tried:

<div id="container">
  <p>a paragraph</p>
<button>replace with link</button>
$(document).ready(function() {

     $("").click(function() {
        alert('hello world');

     function foo() {
        alert('hello world');

     $("button").click(function () {
        // neither of these work
        // $("#container p").replaceWith('<p><a href="#" class="foo" >trigger function<\/a><\/p>');
        // $("#container p").replaceWith('<p><a href="#" onclick="foo();return false" >trigger function<\/a><\/p>');



I think you are looking for live.

Replace this

$("").click(function() {
        alert('hello world');


$("").live('click', function() {
        alert('hello world');

and do your replacement like

$("#container p").replaceWith('<p><a href="#" class="foo" >trigger function<\/a><\/p>');

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