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From Nukul Bhasin ...@nukulb.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Switch BlackBerry 10 Cordova download from WebWorks to NDK
Date Wed, 05 Dec 2012 19:59:08 GMT
If clone off the WebWorks repo and then checkout a tag for the last release
it will be the same as the last release.
It should not be prone to any errors.


On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 2:53 PM, Drew Walters <deedubbu@gmail.com> wrote:

> Making sure I understand the steps:
>
> 1. User downloads and installs BlackBerry 10 Native SDK and Cordova.
> 2. Executing the create script to create a project will somehow determine
> if the user has the WebWorks SDK and if not...
> 3. Clone the WebWorks SDK using git.
> 4. Build the WebWorks SDK.
> 5. Update the project.properties for the project to point at the built
> WebWorks SDK.
>
> I would prefer to not dynamically clone and build the WebWorks SDK as part
> of Cordova project creation, seems like that could be prone to issues.
>
> I would tend to think the majority of developers would not be building
> custom plugins for their application. Would the native SDK be required by
> Cordova end developers if Cordova for BlackBerry 10 contains some native
> (C++) plugins?
>
>
> On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 1:05 PM, Gord Tanner <gtanner@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Currently for developing for BlackBerry 10 the user needs to download and
> > install the WebWorks SDK.  [1].
> >
> > This SDK is opensource and available from github [2] and users are able
> to
> > clone and build the SDK with the native development tools available [3].
> >
> > I would like to switch the BlackBerry 10 platform for cordova to use the
> > NDK and clone WebWorks from github.  The only difference a cordova
> > developer would notice would be what download we tell them to install in
> > the documentations, everything else would be handled by the ./bin/create
> > script and ./cordova/* scripts pointing where the WebWorks SDK lives.
> >
> > This preps us to have the tools available on the developers machine to
> > build any native extensions that may or may not be needed for BlackBerry
> 10
> > development.
> >
> > [1] https://developer.blackberry.com/html5/download/
> > [2] https://github.com/blackberry/BB10-Webworks-Packager
> > [3] http://developer.blackberry.com/native/beta/
> >
>



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