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From Lorin Beer <lorin.beer....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: blackberry 10 migration
Date Mon, 06 May 2013 17:43:50 GMT
Hi Bryan, a quick update:

I'll be pulling the code in as soon as docs are in place. Let me know when
you can push a rough draft at us!

- Lorin


On Fri, May 3, 2013 at 9:43 AM, Lorin Beer <lorin.beer.dev@gmail.com> wrote:

> sounds awesome! Brian is trying to set up a meetings with our teams next
> week after Max, so I think we are pushing for a post-Max migration date,
> late next week.
>
> thanks for the update Bryan,
>
> Lorin
>
>
> On Fri, May 3, 2013 at 5:24 AM, Bryan Higgins <bhiggins@blackberry.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi Lorin,
>>
>> We will update to 2.7.0 today and I'm meeting with the docs people this
>> afternoon.
>>
>> If they don't have anything ready, I can bang out a draft while I'm flying
>> out to Max on Sunday.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Bryan
>>
>>
>> On Thu, May 2, 2013 at 5:45 PM, Lorin Beer <lorin.beer.dev@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>> > Hi Bryan,
>> >
>> > any progress on the doc side of things? From my experience with the new
>> > codebase, I shouldn't think that documenting the necessary workflows
>> > (plugins, getting started, etc) should be too time consuming.
>> > Currently docs and updating to 2.7.0 are the only blockers to pulling
>> the
>> > blackerry/cordova-blackberry repo into Apache. I would really like to
>> see
>> > this happen this week or early next week.
>> >
>> > - Lorin
>> >
>> >
>> > On Wed, May 1, 2013 at 12:23 PM, Lorin Beer <lorin.beer.dev@gmail.com
>> > >wrote:
>> >
>> > > thanks Bryan
>> > >
>> > > 1. great to hear, once docs are in place, we'll pull those in
>> alongside
>> > > the core BB implementation
>> > >
>> > > 2. ok, I see. There was a little confusion on our end about this. What
>> > I'd
>> > > like to see is node not visible as an external dependency.
>> > >
>> > > 4. check to see why it's building projects with 2.4.0-rc1
>> > >
>> > > 5. saw that, this will be pulled in alongside docs and the core BB
>> repo
>> > >
>> > >
>> > > On Wed, May 1, 2013 at 12:11 PM, Bryan Higgins <
>> bryan@bryanhiggins.net
>> > >wrote:
>> > >
>> > >> Thanks for following up Lorin.
>> > >>
>> > >> We're actively working on a bunch of things, some of this included.
>> You
>> > >> can
>> > >> follow commits in the blackberry10 branch on our forks to keep tabs
>> on
>> > us.
>> > >>
>> > >> I'll go update the JIRA tickets, but here are the answers to your
>> > specific
>> > >> questions:
>> > >>
>> > >> 1. Our docs team is working on these, but they haven't yet pushed
>> > anything
>> > >> to the fork. I'll follow up.
>> > >>
>> > >> 2. We don't actually have node packaged in the repo. For WebWorks,
>> it is
>> > >> added in during the build process of the distributable. I'm fine with
>> > >> adding it and I also think it makes sense to call npm install on
>> > >> ./bin/create if the node_modules aren't present.
>> > >>
>> > >> 3. Agree, help message could be improved
>> > >>
>> > >> 4. We re-based the forks a week or so ago, but still need to bring
in
>> > >> hello
>> > >> world and update versions.
>> > >>
>> > >> 5. We have a fork of cordova-js that introduces blackberry10 as a
>> > >> platform.
>> > >>
>> > >>
>> > >>
>> > >>
>> > >> On Wed, May 1, 2013 at 2:37 PM, Lorin Beer <lorin.beer.dev@gmail.com
>> >
>> > >> wrote:
>> > >>
>> > >> > I want to keep the conversation going concerning the imminent
>> > migration
>> > >> of
>> > >> > BlackBerry's BB10 implementation to Apache Cordova, replacing
the
>> > >> existing
>> > >> > implementation.
>> > >> >
>> > >> > The issues that need to be completed are being tracked here:
>> > >> > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CB-3070
>> > >> >
>> > >> > With the file system implemented, the BB10 implementation is only
3
>> > >> tests
>> > >> > behind the existing Cordova BB10 implementation, and is stable
>> enough
>> > to
>> > >> > accept.
>> > >> > There are, however, a few minor obstacles:
>> > >> >
>> > >> > 1. documentation
>> > >> >  - BB10 plugin development
>> > >> >  - getting started guide
>> > >> >
>> > >> > both need to be updated to match the new implementation. If this
>> work
>> > is
>> > >> > done, please point me to it, but I couldn't see it in the
>> > >> > Blackberry/cordova-docs fork
>> > >> >
>> > >> > 2. create script
>> > >> > the create script for BB10 depends on node. This is not an issue,
>> as I
>> > >> > understand that node comes packaged with. However, I would like
to
>> see
>> > >> > package configuration to happen automatically (the npm install
>> step)
>> > >> rather
>> > >> > than explicitly.
>> > >> >
>> > >> > 3. project create scripts
>> > >> > needs better help messages and documentation
>> > >> >
>> > >> > 4. 2.7.0 support
>> > >> > build tools seem to use 2.4.0-rc1. This needs to be brought up
to
>> > 2.7.0
>> > >> >
>> > >> > 5. cordova-js
>> > >> > it looks like BB10 uses it's own version of cordova.js, we need
to
>> add
>> > >> this
>> > >> > to platforms in cordova-js
>> > >> >
>> > >> > Ken, Bryan and any of the BlackBerry folks, please chime in to
>> correct
>> > >> any
>> > >> > misunderstandings, point us to completed work, or discuss the
>> above.
>> > >> >
>> > >> > I would also encourage participation on the jira issue discussion
>> > >> threads.
>> > >> >
>> > >> > - Lorin
>> > >> >
>> > >>
>> > >
>> > >
>> >
>>
>
>

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