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From Filip Maj <...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: [iOS] Cordova.plist to config.xml - deprecation
Date Wed, 07 Nov 2012 20:20:12 GMT
Yeah and it pissed off users, esp since the docs weren't updated :)

On 11/7/12 12:00 PM, "Anis KADRI" <anis.kadri@gmail.com> wrote:

>Didn't Android just switch from plugins.xml + cordova.xml -> config.xml
>without deprecating anything ?
>
>
>On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 11:53 AM, Filip Maj <fil@adobe.com> wrote:
>
>> IMO we should support both for at least a point revision or two and
>> deprecate appropriately..
>>
>> On 11/7/12 11:49 AM, "Anis KADRI" <anis.kadri@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> >Because generation McDonald's wants everything yesterday! Users don't
>>like
>> >to think too much [1]
>> >
>> >[1] http://www.amazon.com/Dont-Make-Me-Think-Usability/dp/0321344758
>> >
>> >
>> >On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 11:44 AM, Jesse <purplecabbage@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >
>> >> I would go cold turkey.
>> >> Not sure why you need to write a cli tool, just instruct users that
>>in
>> >> version 2.3 and beyond, they must use config.xml, and tell them if
>> >> they are migrating, they will have to put their data in the new
>> >> format.
>> >>
>> >> Not sure why we keep insisting on doing everything for everyone.  but
>> >> meh, I'm grumpy and old ...
>> >>
>> >> On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 11:25 AM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> > Do we want to still support the .plist (thus deprecate) or go cold
>> >>turkey
>> >> > and support config.xml only?
>> >> >
>> >> > I'd rather go cold turkey and write a cli tool to convert a
>> >>Cordova.plist
>> >> > -> config.xml, which shouldn't be hard.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >> @purplecabbage
>> >> risingj.com
>> >>
>>
>>


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