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From James Jong <wjamesj...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Node-Webkit
Date Wed, 16 Oct 2013 18:04:54 GMT
+1 Would love to see this as a new platform.

-James Jong

On Oct 15, 2013, at 2:11 PM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:

> This is interesting (I like the 3 platforms support) - if this gets in, I
> propose retiring the cordova-osx repo.
> 
> 
> On Tue, Oct 15, 2013 at 11:00 AM, Maxime LUCE <Maxime@somatic.fr> wrote:
> 
>> Yes Jesse,
>> 
>> It's about supporting node-webkit as a new, different platform.
>> I see some great value added to a desktop platform :
>> 
>> - Really easy to debug (chromium dev tools integrated)
>> - Allow kiosk mode and other desktop integration which can be usefull in
>> touch aware application.
>> - Allow packaging and distribution on 3 main desktop OS.
>> 
>> I think Cordova is mostly a bridge between HTML and Native APIs.
>> Node-webkit enable a bridged communication between Webkit and Node.JS so
>> can be used as a command proxy for Cordova.
>> 
>> You also have the new packaged Chrome Apps which can be great to support
>> too, I think.
>> 
>> I think a cordova-desktop repository could be a great place to try out
>> theses platforms.
>> 
>> 
>> Cordialement.
>> 
>> 
>> Maxime LUCE
>> 
>> 
>> maxime@touchit.fr
>> 06 28 60 72 34
>> http://touchit.fr
>> 
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Jesse [mailto:purplecabbage@gmail.com]
>> Sent: mardi 15 octobre 2013 19:45
>> To: dev@cordova.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: Node-Webkit
>> 
>> No, we are talking about node-webkit OR appjs as another target platform
>> to support, which would mean we could build for apps for Windows, Linux,
>> OSX desktop applications.
>> I think node-webkit is the more mature platform, but I have only glanced
>> at both. Definitely interesting.
>> 
>> 
>> @purplecabbage
>> risingj.com
>> 
>> 
>> On Tue, Oct 15, 2013 at 10:38 AM, Brian LeRoux <b@brian.io> wrote:
>> 
>>> Cordova is mostly about phones (except when its OS X and Windows).
>>> Node support is not a project goal though I would encourage you to
>>> look at authoring plugins for iOS, Android, Windows Phone that mimic
>>> Node APIs if that is something you're looking for.
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On Tue, Oct 15, 2013 at 1:27 PM, Maxime LUCE <Maxime@somatic.fr> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> What about a node-webkit or appjs platform integration ?
>>>> 
>>>> It could help debugging with Cordova related projects and permit to
>>>> add three platform with one platform : "Windows", "Linux", "OSX".
>>>> I'm thinking about a platform proxy for node-webkit and/or
>>> appjs-deskshell.
>>>> 
>>>> What do you think of this improvement ?
>>>> Is there some node-webkit specialists which can helps in this project ?
>>>> 
>>>> Cordialement.
>>>> 
>>>> [Touch it]
>>>> 
>>>> Maxime LUCE
>>>> 
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>>>> 
>>>> [Twitter]<https://twitter.com/#%21/Touchit_App>
>>>> 
>>>> maxime@touchit.fr
>>>> 06 28 60 72 34
>>>> http://touchit.fr
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>> 
>> 


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