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From Victor Sosa <sosah.vic...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Some thoughts/questions on the new --save feature
Date Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:17:48 GMT
Good to know this trick. .. Thanks, Gorkem!

2015-03-03 12:14 GMT-06:00 Gorkem Ercan <gorkem.ercan@gmail.com>:

>
> 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?
>>
>>
>>
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>> ===============
>> Raymond Camden, Developer Advocate for MobileFirst at IBM
>>
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Victor Adrian Sosa Herrera
IBM Software Engineer
Guadalajara, Jalisco

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