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From Brian>
Subject Re: Outstanding webOS issues
Date Thu, 05 Jul 2012 18:05:50 GMT
sweet, markus I'll follow on this thread early next week =)

On Thu, Jul 5, 2012 at 10:14 AM, Shazron <> wrote:
> FYI here's the list of people that have signed the iCLA - Markus
> Leutwyler is listed:
> On Tue, Jul 3, 2012 at 3:18 PM, Brian LeRoux <> wrote:
>> Hi Markus, would be great to have you join us as the steward of webOS.
>> I do not think we'd have any objections here to having you on board.
>> Have you signed an ICLA?
>> On Mon, Jul 2, 2012 at 11:28 PM, Leutwyler, Markus
>> <> wrote:
>>> Like Ben, I also work at HP and most recently commited the Compass API Support
to PhoneGap. I'm willing to work on some of the outstanding bugs/missing features and maybe
also take "ownership" of the Cordova webOS Part. Let's talk about what should be fixed/added
and what the priorities are. I think it's very important to keep the webOS Port alive going
forward with Open webOS.
>>> Markus
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Ben Combee []
>>> Sent: Donnerstag, 14. Juni 2012 18:06
>>> To:
>>> Subject: Re: Outstanding webOS issues
>>> Hey, Ben from Palm/Enyo/HP here.
>>> I just caught up on this thread, and I'm talking to our devrel group about seeing
what can be done to upgrade webOS support.  We've been thinking a lot about how to leverage
Cordova on all the Enyo platforms, including webOS.  It's likely that we'll be able to get
someone internal to do some work to keep this alive as we move towards Open WebOS this fall.
>>> On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 6:28 PM, Filip Maj <> wrote:
>>>> Cool.
>>>> I will extract the webOS issues from the parent ones but keep them
>>>> around for bookkeeping.
>>>> On 6/13/12 4:18 PM, "Brian LeRoux" <> wrote:
>>>>>Agree for removing from distribution. Would like to propose we only ship:
>>>>>- iOS
>>>>>- Android
>>>>>- BlackBerry
>>>>>- Windows Phone
>>>>>- Bada
>>>>>...for the moment.
>>>>>On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 3:59 PM, Anis KADRI <>
>>>>>> I say we leave it dormant until open webos 1.0 is released in
>>>>>>September or  until HP decides to definitely kill it sometime in
>>>>>>July. Since we're only  touching the VERSION file for every release
>>>>>>maybe we should just remove it  from the cordova distribution. That
>>>>>>could also apply to Bada 1.2 that I am  no longer working on.
>>>>>> As far as I know, webos doesn't use cordova-js.
>>>>>> On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 3:45 PM, Filip Maj <>
>>>>>>> Hey all,
>>>>>>> There are issues in JIRA from like, months back, still outstanding,
>>>>>>>for  webOS. For the past couple point releases we have just been
>>>>>>>punting them  to the next point release.. Are we putting any more
>>>>>>>effort into webOS?
>>>>>>> JS API-level changes, we usually have a single parent task tagged
>>>>>>>for the  JS with each implementation set up as a sub-task to
>>>>>>>implement the changes  necessary, webOS among them.
>>>>>>> I am not sure cordova-js is fully integrated into webOS. We still
>>>>>>>have  tasks like normalizing accelerometer return values, updating
>>>>>>>the changed  API cordova-js introduced for accel, adding stuff
>>>>>>>status code to  FileTRansfer Error object) that webOS is tagged
>>>>>>>They've been around  for a long time.
>>>>>>> What's the deal?
>>>>>>> I would like for us to stop supporting webOS.. Not sure there
>>>>>>>much  value anymore. Or, at the least, not tag the webOS issues
>>>>>>>be fixed for  specific versions and also not including webOS in
>>>>>>>of the API-level  changes (because they never get done anyhow).
>>>>>>> My $0.02.

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