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From Shazron <shaz...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Node-Webkit
Date Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:11:40 GMT
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
> > >
> > > [Facebook]<http://www.facebook.com/pages/Touch-it/326622874049375>
> > >
> > > [Twitter]<https://twitter.com/#%21/Touchit_App>
> > >
> > > maxime@touchit.fr
> > > 06 28 60 72 34
> > > http://touchit.fr
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
>

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