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From Lorin Beer <lorin.beer....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: App-Harness Description
Date Mon, 01 Apr 2013 21:40:34 GMT
while some truly excellent names have been suggested, I'll +1 harness. Fil
will just have to wait for a project named "WebKeg".


On Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 9:05 AM, Michael Brooks <michael@michaelbrooks.ca>wrote:

> You also get a Google app based on Cordova's Harness app. Open source! :)
>
> The general consensus seems to be the name "Harness."
>
> Any complaints with...?
>
> - repository name: cordova-app-harness
> - discuss name: Cordova App Harness
>
> Michael
>
>
> On Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 3:11 AM, Giorgio Natili <g.natili@gnstudio.com
> >wrote:
>
> > Makes sense, it means we will get an Adobe app based upon the harness
> > one... Cool!
> >
> > On 4/1/13 7:40 AM, "Brian LeRoux" <b@brian.io> wrote:
> >
> > >There should be no PhoneGap in the name.
> > >
> > >There will be a PhoneGap app based on the Cordova code (as there is with
> > >the distribution).
> > >
> > >Make sense?
> > >
> > >On Sunday, March 31, 2013, Giorgio Natili wrote:
> > >
> > >> I prefer cordova-harness too but right now cordova is less known that
> > >> PhoneGap. Do you think that a name like cordova-phonegap-harness
> should
> > >>be
> > >> too long?
> > >>
> > >> Giorgio
> > >>
> > >> On 3/29/13 1:40 AM, "Simon MacDonald" <simon.macdonald@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> > >>
> > >> >I prefer cordova-harness to cordova-app myself.
> > >> >Simon Mac Donald
> > >> >http://hi.im/simonmacdonald
> > >> >
> > >> >
> > >> >On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 8:37 PM, Michal Mocny <mmocny@chromium.org>
> > >> wrote:
> > >> >> FWIW, I dont think thats a good idea.  Will likely lead to
> ambiguity
> > >> >> between "a cordova app" and "the cordova-app", not to mention
> > >> >>googleability.
> > >> >>
> > >> >> Sorry, but I don't have any awesome suggestions, but I thought
> > >> >> cordova-harness was fine.
> > >> >>
> > >> >> -Michal
> > >> >>
> > >> >>
> > >> >> On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 5:56 PM, Brian LeRoux <b@brian.io>
wrote:
> > >> >>
> > >> >>> cordova-app sounds good to me
> > >> >>>
> > >> >>> On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 2:45 PM, Andrew Grieve
> > >><agrieve@chromium.org>
> > >> >>> wrote:
> > >> >>> > I don't think we need to decide on an App Store name
yet. Repo
> > >>name
> > >> >>> sounds
> > >> >>> > good though.
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> > On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 4:40 PM, Michael Brooks <
> > >> >>> michael@michaelbrooks.ca>wrote:
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >> Alright, I want to get this project started and we
need to
> settle
> > >> >>>on a
> > >> >>> >> name.
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> >> No one has made a compelling argument against calling
the app
> > >> >>>"Cordova."
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> >> Proposed name:
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> >> - App Store name: "Cordova"
> > >> >>> >> - Repository name: "cordova-app"
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> >> Here are my reasons:
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> >> 1. We naturally refer to it as "The Cordova App"
in casual
> > >> >>>discussion
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> > We haven't though. Sounds quite ambiguous to me since
Cordova
> is a
> > >> >>> > framework for building apps. "The Cordova App" -->
which Cordova
> > >>app?
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >> 2. There are no plans for any other app, making this
"The
> Cordova
> > >> >>>App."
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> > There already exist a bunch of similar apps by other
people the.
> > >>E.g.
> > >> >>> > "Cordova Browser"
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >> 3. Most OS's limit the name length, so "Cordova XXX"
will
> likely
> > >>be
> > >> >>>too
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> > Good point here. This is easy to test on iOS by creating
> > >>home-screen
> > >> >>> > bookmarks from safari. Couldn't get any of the names
I liked :(.
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >> 4. All Cordova app examples (e.g. Hello World) are
prefixed as
> > >> >>> >> "cordova-app-xxx"
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> > I think the name's fine, but wouldn't this be an argument
for
> > >> >>>calling it
> > >> >>> > "cordova-app-cordova" :P
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> >> Michael
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> >> On Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 1:27 PM, Benn Mapes
> > >><benn.mapes@gmail.com>
> > >> >>> wrote:
> > >> >>> >>
> > >> >>> >> > +1 for WebKeg
> > >> >>> >> >
> > >> >>> >> >
> > >> >>> >> > On Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 12:52 PM, Brian LeRoux
<b@brian.io>
> > >> wrote:
> > >> >>> >> >
> > >> >>> >> > > omg. yes!
> > >> >>> >> > >
> > >> >>> >> > > cordova-webkeg
> > >> >>> >> > >
> > >> >>> >> > > I can see the Yohei style app icon already..
> > >> >>> >> > >
> > >> >>> >> > > On Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 12:14 PM, Douglas
Campos <qmx@q
> >
> >
> >
>

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