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From Axel Nennker <ignisvul...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Should use only drawable folder for single application icon
Date Sun, 22 Jun 2014 09:38:16 GMT
Changes are here with the commit message referring to CB-2606
https://github.com/apache/cordova-lib/pull/30




2014-06-21 19:51 GMT+02:00 Axel Nennker <ignisvulpis@gmail.com>:

> I am currently changing android_parser.js because of CB-3571 and moved the
> icon handling code into its own method. I would implement this change and
> mark these commits as CB-2606.
> OK?
>
> Axel
> Am 21.06.2014 17:12 schrieb "Andrew Grieve" <agrieve@chromium.org>:
>
> Jan, I think the rationale here is sound. Are you interested in adding this
>> feature?
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Jun 21, 2014 at 6:03 AM, Jan Velecký <VVelda@seznam.cz> wrote:
>>
>> > It is a thing of a concrete developer if he place more icons in
>> different
>> > dimensions or not. In iOS developing, there must be more icons, but in
>> > Android, there can be only one icon in "drawable" folder. My experiences
>> > with use of only one 128×128 px icon in Android is positive, because on
>> all
>> > testing devices icon looks great. When developer will be unhappy with
>> > system
>> > resized icon, he can put more icons with different resolutions.
>> >
>> > I'm using CLI and I'm using only one icon. And is annoying Cordova CLI
>> > everytime copy icon also on drawable-hdpi, drawable-ldpi folders and on
>> and
>> > on instead of only into drawable folder. But You don't realize, that
>> this
>> > is
>> > double bug, because this icon are in specific drawable folders, but in
>> bad
>> > resolution... So benefits of this are missing.
>> >
>> > Behaviour to be expected of (Android) CLI:
>> >
>> >    * icon with density not specified => copy this icon into drawable
>> folder
>> >    * icon with density specified => copy into intended drawable folder
>> >    (drawable-density)
>> >
>> >
>> > Current behaviour of (Android) CLI:
>> >
>> >    * icon with density not specified => copied this icon (and in
>> addition
>> >    all icon in the same resolution) into all of drawable folders except
>> >    drawable folder...
>> >    * icon with density specified => i don't tested this behaviour, I
>> don't
>> >    like byrocracy, so I don't use this scenario (on Android development
>> >    naturally), but i think this scenario is functional
>> >
>> >
>> > Nice day,
>> >
>> > Jan Velecký.
>> >
>> >
>> > "
>> > I disagree about Android doing a good job. We just don't notice it
>> because
>> > we happen to have stupidly high quality template icons and we mostly
>> test
>> > on
>> > hdpi and xhdpi devices. I'm sure if I ran this on an mdpi or ldpi
>> device,
>> > the icon would be all distorted.
>> > "
>> >
>>
>

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