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From Raymond Camden <raymondcam...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Some thoughts/questions on the new --save feature
Date Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:31:25 GMT
Heh, ok, so how about - for the "typical" Cordova user.

And I'd still like to know where/if the settings for this file are documented?

On Thu, Mar 5, 2015 at 10:24 AM, Michal Mocny <mmocny@chromium.org> wrote:
> Consensus is a strong word ;)
>
> On Thu, Mar 5, 2015 at 11:02 AM, Raymond Camden <raymondcamden@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Hmm. Ok... so... is there a consensus to *not* promote it?
>>
>> On Thu, Mar 5, 2015 at 9:24 AM, Gorkem Ercan <gorkem.ercan@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > config.son is not created by CLI by default anymore. You need to do
>> create
>> > the file and add the key.
>> > --
>> > Gorkem
>> >
>> >
>> > On 5 Mar 2015, at 7:33, Raymond Camden wrote:
>> >
>> >> Sorry - what file? I don't have that in my project. If you meant user
>> >> root, I don't have it there either.
>> >>
>> >> On Tue, Mar 3, 2015 at 12:14 PM, Gorkem Ercan <gorkem.ercan@gmail.com>
>> >> wrote:
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> You can enable auto save by adding auto_save_plugins to be true on the
>> >>> .cordova/config.json file. I think this helps with the case 1
>> >>> --
>> >>> Gorkem
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> On 3 Mar 2015, at 9:27, Raymond Camden wrote:
>> >>>
>> >>>> 1) Is there any reason why --save isn't true by default? It would
seem
>> >>>> that in a majority of cases I'd want to save my plugins to the
>> >>>> configuration file. I definitely see times when I would *not* want
to
>> >>>> do so, but it seems like that would be the minority of cases.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> 2) This is probably an edge case, but...
>> >>>>
>> >>>> One of the things I do when building Cordova examples is put up
my www
>> >>>> folder in a repo. My thinking is that my readers can grab the repo,
>> >>>> and then make a new project and use --copy-from to grab the folder.
>> >>>> This gives them my www crap and lets them go crazy.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> For plugins, I've been using a readme file to tell users what to
do.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> I'd like to make use of this new feature to persist plugins and
save
>> >>>> users at least one step. (In theory they would just need to add
the
>> >>>> platform they want to test on.)
>> >>>>
>> >>>> But in order to do so, I can't just ship the www folder, I have
to
>> >>>> ship an entire Cordova project. That isn't a big deal per se, but
it
>> >>>> does mean they would need to copy a folder manually, possibly modify
>> >>>> the app id, and then start working on the assets.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Given that I think my use case is probably pretty minor, is there
some
>> >>>> thought as to how one could distribute sample code and make use
of
>> >>>> this feature?
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> --
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> ===========================================================================
>> >>>> Raymond Camden, Developer Advocate for MobileFirst at IBM
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Email : raymondcamden@gmail.com
>> >>>> Blog : www.raymondcamden.com
>> >>>> Twitter: raymondcamden
>> >>>>
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>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
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>> >>
>> >>
>> ===========================================================================
>> >> Raymond Camden, Developer Advocate for MobileFirst at IBM
>> >>
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>>
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>>
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