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From Chuck Lantz <cla...@microsoft.com>
Subject RE: Introduction
Date Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:53:03 GMT
Strange - I'm using it right now. Here's the Parallels article on it: http://kb.parallels.com/en/115211

They recommend altering a hyper-v setting, but I haven't found that necessary.

-Chuck

-----Original Message-----
From: Ally Ogilvie [mailto:aogilvie@wizcorp.jp] 
Sent: Friday, December 5, 2014 2:10 AM
To: dev@cordova.apache.org
Subject: Re: Introduction

Spoke to soon. Xde.exe crashes heavy.
https://github.com/garethr/vagrantboxes-heroku/issues/334

On Fri, Dec 5, 2014 at 7:02 PM, Ally Ogilvie <aogilvie@wizcorp.jp> wrote:

> Chuck! Lifesaver!!!
>
> Had to be the only VM soft I didn't try ><, no luck on VMware or 
> virtualbox.
>
> Thanks!
>
>
> On Fri, Dec 5, 2014 at 1:04 AM, Chuck Lantz <clantz@microsoft.com> wrote:
>
>> Hey Ally,
>>
>> Thanks for letting us know!
>>
>> Here's what I do: The Windows Phone emulator works inside of 
>> Parallels on an OSX machine.  You just need to bump up the RAM and 
>> CPUs a bit in your VM and check "Enable nested virtualization."
>>
>> -Chuck
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Ally Ogilvie [mailto:aogilvie@wizcorp.jp]
>> Sent: Wednesday, December 3, 2014 7:09 PM
>> To: dev@cordova.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: Introduction
>>
>> Hi Dmitry, and other recent MS devs that have joined the Cordova 
>> bullet train (Omar, Sergey..etc.).
>>
>> Since you guys are all on this channel now i'd like to say that it 
>> would be really nice if there was an alternative Windows Phone 
>> emulator that does not use Hyper-V so more devs can develop for WP through VMs...
>>
>> For Cordova applications especially (- the main point being 
>> multi-platform exporting..), I can add all my platforms to my project 
>> on an OS X machine for example but testing the different platforms 
>> right now is a real pain.
>> The easiest solution one would think it so use VMs and that does work 
>> for almost all platforms (ios, android, ubuntu etc.) apart from 
>> Windows.... T-T
>>
>> -- Side note-- At Wizcorp we use http://www.vagrantbox.es/ and have a 
>> lot of our own production environments packaged through vagrant too. 
>> I created a 64-bit Windows box so I could install the WP SDK and VS 
>> but alas the Hyper-V problem. (Thanks BTW to your MSOpen team for 
>> contributing the 32-bit boxes - they should add 64-bit, I tried 
>> reaching out on Twitter but no reply).
>>
>> I'm pretty sure the Intel XDK guys would be interested in VM-ing WP 
>> deployments too. Since they are getting way too pally with Apple, 
>> this could be a chance to Win(does) them back - ha, yes I just wrote 
>> that ;)
>>
>> I'd love to hear from anyone else on the channel if they test WP apps 
>> or plugins any other way than Bootcamp (not a solution for me at work).
>>
>> Ally.
>> Twitter @allyogilvie
>> Github @aogilvie
>>
>> *Some Fun WP facts:*:
>>
>> + The Facebook Plugin according to PhoneGap Build is in over 61,000 
>> + Cordova
>> applications (rank #5 most popular plugin). - And none of them are 
>> Windows Phone applications, because it does not support WP (because I 
>> cannot test or write for WP on my OS X machine T-T).
>>
>> + I'm pretty sure i'm the only resident in Japan to have a Windows 
>> + Phone
>> (the HTC 8x, WP is not available in Japan!). [Japan pop. is 
>> 127,650,000 - 2014]
>>
>> + When I did a Cordova presentation at Microsoft HQ in Shinagawa 
>> + (late
>> 2013) most of the staff had never seen a Windows Phone before! :)
>>
>> + I'm your #1 fan in Japan :o
>>
>> + I'm currently writing a book on Cordova and i'll be adding WP 
>> + development
>> instructions (fortunately at home I have a Win PC). So please release 
>> WP OS
>> 8.1 ASAP or send me an 8.1 compatible phone :)
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 12:02 AM, Michal Mocny <mmocny@chromium.org>
>> wrote:
>>
>> > Hi Dmitry!
>> >
>> > Took a quick scan of your file-transfer tests cleanup.  Looking great!
>> > Thanks for putting in the effort there, much appreciated.
>> >
>> > -Michal
>> >
>> > On Wed, Dec 3, 2014 at 3:54 AM, Jesse <purplecabbage@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >
>> > > Welcome aboard Dmitry, and congrats on your job at Microsoft.  
>> > > Happy to have help, the more the merrier.
>> > >
>> > > Cheers,
>> > >   Jesse
>> > >
>> > > @purplecabbage
>> > > risingj.com
>> > >
>> > > On Tue, Dec 2, 2014 at 10:11 PM, Dmitry Blotsky 
>> > > <dblotsky@microsoft.com>
>> > > wrote:
>> > >
>> > > > Dear Cordova Dev mailing list,
>> > > >
>> > > > Hi! My name is Dmitry Blotsky, and I'm an engineer on the 
>> > > > Visual Studio team at Microsoft. I'm new both to Microsoft and 
>> > > > Cordova, and I would
>> > > like
>> > > > to contribute development efforts to Cordova in the near and 
>> > > > far
>> > future.
>> > > > I've just submitted my ICLA, and the first contribution I hope 
>> > > > to make
>> > to
>> > > > Cordova is a cleanup of the tests for the file transfer plugin.
>> > > > I've created a branch with my work, and I will create a pull 
>> > > > request as soon
>> > > as
>> > > > my ICLA gets acknowledged. If you would like to see the branch 
>> > > > before
>> > the
>> > > > PR is made, it is available here:
>> > > >
>> > >
>> > https://github.com/MSOpenTech/cordova-plugin-file-transfer/tree/tes
>> > t_c
>> > leanup
>> > > >
>> > > > Eagerly looking forward to working with you all!
>> > > >
>> > > > Kindly,
>> > > >
>> > > > Dmitry Blotsky
>> > > >
>> > >
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> <http://www.wizcorp.jp/>Ally Ogilvie
>> Lead Developer - MobDev. | Wizcorp Inc. <http://www.wizcorp.jp/>
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>
>
>
> --
> <http://www.wizcorp.jp/>Ally Ogilvie
> Lead Developer - MobDev. | Wizcorp Inc. <http://www.wizcorp.jp/>
> ------------------------------
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<http://www.wizcorp.jp/>Ally Ogilvie
Lead Developer - MobDev. | Wizcorp Inc. <http://www.wizcorp.jp/>
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