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From Lucas Holmquist <>
Subject Re: The plugin repos and reality
Date Fri, 05 Apr 2013 14:32:08 GMT
Is there currently a list of plugins that can be moved,  i can start to move some,  but don't
want to repeat what someone has done already
On Apr 3, 2013, at 3:53 PM, Brian LeRoux <> wrote:

> Agree w/ Anis. Just move what can be moved and file up tickets for
> that which cannot be done in the immediate term / that is in the
> 'official' list of plugins.
> On Wed, Apr 3, 2013 at 11:27 AM, Anis KADRI <> wrote:
>> I think a good first pass is to plugin-ize what is plugin-izable and leave
>> everything else (platform specific code) as part of the 'core'
>> implementation. Things will never exactly be exactly the same across
>> platforms in my opinion.
>> On Wed, Apr 3, 2013 at 11:17 AM, Joe Bowser <> wrote:
>>> Hey
>>> I've started moving the various Android plugins into their
>>> corresponding repositories, and it seems that these were made up, and
>>> that they don't really correspond to what exists in the code today.  I
>>> don't think that it's realistic for us to get this done for 2.7
>>> because there are certain plugins that don't have a home (i.e. App,
>>> Compass, AudioPlayer, Echo) and others that don't make any sense to
>>> have (i.e. Console, Vibration) or are unclear (Media).
>>> Also, at least for Android, we're going to have to nail down a Java
>>> API.  Many of the plugins use some common code for file manipulation
>>> such as the Capture, Camera and of course the File APIs. It would be
>>> good to actually expose them to plugin developers so that we're all on
>>> the same page as to where files should and should not go.
>>> It would have been good to create the repositories based on what we
>>> already have implemented more or less, and to go from there.  That
>>> being said, I don't know if there is a one-to-one mapping between
>>> Android and iOS components, let alone any of the other platforms.
>>> Anyone else have thoughts on this?
>>> Joe

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