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From Lucas Holmquist <lholm...@redhat.com>
Subject Re: Wondering what folks think about the default project
Date Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:26:39 GMT
+1 to keeping the default template,  but the ability to change it if you want to
On Jul 12, 2013, at 10:18 AM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:

> Carlos I think that is essentially what others have proposed here - specify
> a template to use.
> 
> Personally I like the default project to still be the default, if only for
> the majority of our users who are not more experienced programmers. More
> experienced programmers will not be put off by specifying a template option
> for a blank template, IMO (but for less experienced people, I contend it is
> the reverse).
> 
> While helping users troubleshoot in the Google Groups, or investigating
> bugs in JIRA, I often tell a user to create a new project (thus using the
> default template) and isolate their bug there, so we have a common base to
> verify and test bugs.
> 
> 
> On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 7:09 AM, Carlos Santana <csantana23@gmail.com>wrote:
> 
>> can it be an option to the cordova cli?
>> cordova create [--noHelloApp]
>> or
>> cordova create [--blankIndexHTML]
>> 
>> You get the point
>> 
>> I vote for default to have defaultApp included.
>> It provides gratification of every "Hello World" gives when starting with
>> something new.
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 1:26 AM, Michael Jackson <mjijackson@gmail.com
>>> wrote:
>> 
>>> I really like the default app. As a brand new cordova dev it helped me
>>> understand how to get started with it.
>>> 
>>> --
>>> Michael Jackson
>>> @mjackson
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On Thu, Jul 11, 2013 at 10:28 AM, Ray Camden <raycamde@adobe.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> I can add this as a Jira item if it makes sense, but, what do folks
>> think
>>>> about the following:
>>>> 
>>>> I'd like to propose that the 'default' PG app created by the CLI be
>>>> changed. Right now it is cool. Looks neat. But is completely
>> unnecessary
>>>> after you've after learned how to use PG. It's a great example for
>> folks
>>>> learning PG, but for those of us who know and just want to get started
>>>> quickly, it actually takes me more time to *remove* the HTML, CSS, and
>> JS
>>>> used in the default then it does to create a new project. Not to be
>> over
>>>> dramatic, but it really is the worst part of the process for me. Then
>>>> again, I tend to make quite a few POCs with the CLI so this issue hits
>> me
>>>> more often than normal probably.
>>>> 
>>>> I know the CLI is just copying a template (I've blogged on this
>> before),
>>>> but shouldn't the default be something better for developers?
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> --
>> Carlos Santana
>> <csantana23@gmail.com>
>> 


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