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From Joe Bowser <>
Subject Re: File API Permissions on Android
Date Fri, 21 Feb 2014 01:53:58 GMT
I think we decided to add the permission and have the user delete it
as the default, right?  We had a similar situation with another plugin
recently.  I forgot which one, though.

On Thu, Feb 20, 2014 at 5:22 PM, Andrew Grieve <> wrote:
> The File plugin adds:
> <uses-permission android:name="android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE" />
> It'd be nice if it didn't add this when you've set the preference to store
> files on the internal storage.
> Likewise, for the file-system-roots plugin, it'd be nice if the permission
> was added only when the "sdcard" root is in the preferences.
> So... what does everyone think about having the plugin.xml files *not* add
> the permission, and leave it up to documentation to instruct users to add
> it when they want it?

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