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From Shazron <>
Subject Re: Adding a DataDetectorEnabled Setting
Date Tue, 09 Oct 2012 19:31:42 GMT
I believe that meta tag is iOS only, since it is iOS only requiring it
to be in Cordova.plist should be ok. I'm not sure what other platforms

On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 12:18 PM, Andrew Grieve <> wrote:
> Regarding alunny's pull request for iOS:
> The idea here is that users can set a flag in their Cordova.plist file to
> disable auto-linkification of emails and telephone numbers. You can do this
> already using meta tags:
> <meta name="format-detection" content="telephone=no">
> <meta name="format-detection" content="email=no">
> Andrew's heard reports of the meta tags not working, but cannot reproduce
> this failure. Could be user-error? EIther way, thought it would be worth at
> least mentioning on the mailing-list.
> My only concern is that users may set this property and not include the
> meta tags in their app, and then have something that works on iOS and not
> other platforms. OTOH, it maps directly onto a UIWebView property, so seems
> reasonable to expose.

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