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From Michael Brooks <mich...@michaelbrooks.ca>
Subject Re: App-Harness Description
Date Mon, 01 Apr 2013 16:05:22 GMT
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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