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From Brian>
Subject Re: Cordova-CLI: Version handling
Date Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:46:45 GMT
Full circle! (Sorry I couldn't resist. This was the approach of a much
older iteration of the tools.)

Indicates to me this function should rest quietly in the backlog for a while.

On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 10:36 AM, Marcel Kinard <> wrote:
> From the perspective of upgrading the shared project, if the user is asking
> to upgrade the project, and it is shared, then yes all their apps should
> see the upgrade. If they want only some of their apps to get upgraded, then
> they shouldn't be sharing.
> But it sounds like your point is really about the tools getting upgraded.
> Are the tools separate from Cordova and global to all the Cordova
> instances? If so, that definitely sounds like a slippery slope - would it
> be better to embed the tools in Cordova so that each Cordova instance has
> its own local tools? Then each instance is separate and self-contained and
> independent.
> -- Marcel Kinard
>> One thing that strikes me as bad in this case is that the cli tools become
>> > a global dependency. If you are managing multiple cordova projects that
>> > use different cordova versions, it would be tricky to try to support both
>> > projects simultaneously. Are we going up a slippery slope here?

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