cordova-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Herm Wong <kingoftheo...@hotmail.com>
Subject RE: [proposal] Deprecate WP7 as a target platform
Date Mon, 18 Nov 2013 21:29:30 GMT
+1

> Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2013 13:00:27 -0800
> Subject: Re: [proposal] Deprecate WP7 as a target platform
> From: lorin.beer.dev@gmail.com
> To: dev@cordova.apache.org
> 
> +1
> 
> 
> On Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 12:43 PM, Sergey Grebnov (Akvelon) <
> v-segreb@microsoft.com> wrote:
> 
> > +1
> >
> > Some interesting usage statistics:
> > http://blog.adduplex.com/2013/09/adduplex-windows-phone-statistics.html
> >
> > -Sergey
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Steven Gill [mailto:stevengill97@gmail.com]
> > Sent: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 12:42 AM
> > To: dev@cordova.apache.org
> > Subject: Re: [proposal] Deprecate WP7 as a target platform
> >
> > +1
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 12:22 PM, Jesse <purplecabbage@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > I would like to add a deprecation notice to WP7, so we can move
> > > forward with one platform for Windows Phone.
> > > Windows Phone 8 has been available for over a year, and mostly taken
> > > over for WP7.
> > > WP7 devices are currently still available, mostly as an inexpensive
> > > way to get a windows phone.
> > > The WP8 Lumia 520 has made considerable impact as a low cost WP8
> > > device, and Nokia is expected to stop selling WP7 devices shortly.
> > > Our ~6 month deprecation windows would put us at May of 2014 for
> > > officially dropping support.
> > >
> > > The upgrade path for converting your WP7 Cordova app to WP8 Cordova is
> > > trivial, with the exception that it requires updated tools.  WP8 app
> > > dev requires Windows 8 and Visual Studio 2012. ( WP7 required Windows
> > > 7 +
> > > VS-2010 + Zune )
> > >
> > >
> > > @purplecabbage
> > > risingj.com
> > >
> >
 		 	   		  
Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message