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From Shazron <shaz...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Wondering what folks think about the default project
Date Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:48:27 GMT
Brian, The discussion is in the mailing list as I mentioned, we can
continue there.


On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 8:45 AM, Brian LeRoux <b@brian.io> wrote:

> Well, hold on, mailing list is totally a valid place for discussion!
> The issue tracker is where stuff thats been agreed upon should happen.
> That said, I think we agree we'd like a path for project generation.
>
>
> On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 8:03 AM, Michal Mocny <mmocny@chromium.org> wrote:
> > Agree with Shaz, most of these thoughts already addressed in that bug.
> >  Please add further opinions about specifics there.
> >
> >
> > On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 10:48 AM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Might be worth chiming in on the CB-4153 thread on this ML ("app" folder
> >> concept)
> >>
> >>
> >> On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 7:39 AM, Brian LeRoux <b@brian.io> wrote:
> >>
> >> > In an earlier incarnation of Cordova the CLI had a a --recipe flag.
> That
> >> > could be modified to accept a path or a Git repo. This would retain
> the
> >> > existing and fulfill Ray's use case.
> >> >
> >> > Thoughts?
> >> > On Jul 12, 2013 7:34 AM, "Lucas Holmquist" <lholmqui@redhat.com>
> wrote:
> >> >
> >> > > +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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