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From Marc Weiner <mhweiner...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Access config.xml preferences from the JavaScript side of a plugin
Date Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:40:03 GMT
What about a pre-build hook that parses the config.xml file and generates a
config.js file, with a "CorodvaPrefs" or similar object?

Marc


On Tue, Aug 5, 2014 at 10:15 PM, Juan Cruz Viotti <juanchiviotti@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Hi everyone,
>
> I’ve stumbled in the situation where I want to read the value of a
> preference present in config.xml from the JavaScript side of a Cordova
> plugin.
>
> My current approach is the following:
>
> -  Create a native service (iOS in this case) with a method called
> `getPreference` which queries `self.commandDelegate.settings`.
> - Wait on the `deviceready` event from the plugin’s JavaScript file.
> - Call `getPreference` with `cordova.exec`.
>
> I’d like to avoid this complexity and overhead and just be able to query
> the preferences from the JavaScript side of the plugin, without depending
> on the native side.
>
> I’ve created a StackOverflow question (
> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/24939920/access-config-xml-preferences-from-javascript-plugins)
> some time ago (tagged as Cordova) but it was never answered. I’ve also
> found a very similar question that wasn’t answered neither:
> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/22744269/is-there-a-cordova-plugin-to-read-values-from-config-xml?lq=1
> .
>
> I’ve looked at Cordova modules such as argscheck, channel, utils, etc in
> the GitHub repo (https://github.com/apache/cordova-js) however I couldn’t
> find what I’m looking for.
>
> Can someone point me in the right direction?
>
> Thanks a lot in advance.
>
> Regards,
>
> ---
> Juan Cruz Viotti, Software Engineer
> juanchiviotti@gmail.com
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