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From Martin Gonzalez <martin.c.glez.g...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: File API as implemented by cordova-plugins-file
Date Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:46:08 GMT
I've been working on fixing those the file API tests, I have filled several
bugs at JIRA, about some issues with the native side as well. At the end I
have just 14 tests failing (fixing the issues just 5). I'll deliver the
fixes for mobilespec at night.

Totally agree, some changes for other platforms breaks functionality, I was
having more than 60 failing tests before the fix in the issue CB-6980,
cause by the changes in CB-6525 that provides only solution for iOS and
Android.
On Jun 23, 2014 4:06 PM, "Jesse" <purplecabbage@gmail.com> wrote:

> I am working through numerous failing tests in the file plugin, but the
> documentation is non-existent.
>
> Is there some reference to this somewhere? Pointing to ever-changing
> defunct specs that aren't even followed makes this impossible to resolve
> without going and reading the code from other platforms. ( likely all of
> them, since it seems to be quirk-ville )
>
> Currently the docs say:
> This plugin provides the HTML5 FileSystem API
> ( http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/file-system/pub/FileSystem/ )
> which provides little if any info.
>
> Mozilla has done a better job of documenting some of this stuff, but not
> the cordova specific additions.
> https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/File_System_API
>
> My first implementation question:
> What is a nativeURL? It is a non-standard property that was added to Entry
> and therefore FileEntry and DirectoryEntry, but documentation makes no
> mention of it.
>
> It would be great if we could document FIRST when we add breaking changes
> that affect other 'less important' platforms.
>
>
>
>
>
> @purplecabbage
> risingj.com
>

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