cordova-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Andrey Kurdumov <kant2...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: Cookie support in docs.
Date Thu, 23 Apr 2015 03:26:08 GMT
I put section about CORS, since looks like not everybody unaware that CORS
applied to all remote communicatoins.

https://github.com/cordova/cordova-discuss/pull/1

Please take a look.

2015-04-23 3:01 GMT+06:00 Raymond Camden <raymondcamden@gmail.com>:

> Sweet. Thanks Shazon!
>
> On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 1:58 PM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Created https://github.com/cordova/cordova-discuss/blob/master/FAQ.md
> > as a doc so we can stage edits.
> > If anyone needs direct access let me know.
> >
> >
> > On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 10:21 AM, Raymond Camden
> > <raymondcamden@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> So we don't have a FAQ yet. Is it time to start it? Here is my stab:
> >>
> >> Do cookies work in Cordova apps?
> >>
> >> There are two ways in which you may want to use cookies. The first is
> >> within XHR (Ajax) requests to remote resources. Unless you
> >> specifically remove them, your Ajax library will automatically use
> >> cookies in subsequent calls to remote APIs and resources you request.
> >> So given that some API returns a cookie required for future calls, you
> >> can assume it will be automatically sent when your app hits it again.
> >>
> >> The other way your app may desire to use cookies is locally - ie
> >> within the app itself. This does not make sense within a Cordova app
> >> as it isn't running on a proper web server itself. If your intent is
> >> simply to store data for the app then you should make use the various
> >> existing methods (link to
> >>
> http://cordova.apache.org/docs/en/4.0.0/cordova_storage_storage.md.html#Storage
> )
> >> to store data locally.
> >>
> >> On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 9:44 AM, Josh Soref <jsoref@blackberry.com>
> wrote:
> >>> Andrey:
> >>> It makes sense for someone to write a simple document saying that
> cookies are
> >>> supported for subresources requested from remote web servers, but that
> Cordova
> >>> doesn't promise cookie support for the app itself, and it should
> suggest using
> >>> localStorage or the file API for preferences.
> >>>
> >>> Thanks for volunteering to work on this :)
> >>>
> >>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>> From: agrieve@google.com [mailto:agrieve@google.com] On Behalf Of
> >>>> Andrew Grieve
> >>>> Sent: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 11:18 AM
> >>>> To: dev
> >>>> Subject: Re: Cookie support in docs.
> >>>>
> >>>> Cookies work the same as they do in a browser AFAIK. cookies for file:
> >>>> don't make sense because you talk to a server at file:. If you make
> an XHR
> >>>> to http:///, they it can set cookies.
> >>>>
> >>>> On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 6:12 AM, Andrey Kurdumov
> >>>> <kant2002@googlemail.com>
> >>>> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> > Hi,
> >>>> >
> >>>> > I come across the following SO question.
> >>>> >
> >>>> > http://stackoverflow.com/questions/24374397/cookie-support-in-
> >>>> cordova-official-documentation
> >>>> >
> >>>> > The guy could not find any mentions about cookie support in the
> >>>> Phonegap. I
> >>>> > do google search and find that the only mention about cookie
> support is
> >>>> > issue CB-8026 where stated that Android support third-party
> cookies. I
> >>>> > personally was having problems with that, but resolve it using
> custom HTTP
> >>>> > header.
> >>>> >
> >>>> > Question is: Does it make sense add the section in the docs
> regarding
> >>>> > cookies, and their limitations in Cordova apps, due to fact that
> files
> >>>> > server over file:/// protocol?
> >>>> >
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >>
> ===========================================================================
> >> Raymond Camden, Developer Advocate for MobileFirst at IBM
> >>
> >> Email : raymondcamden@gmail.com
> >> Blog : www.raymondcamden.com
> >> Twitter: raymondcamden
> >>
> >> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> >> To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@cordova.apache.org
> >> For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@cordova.apache.org
> >>
> >
> > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> > To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@cordova.apache.org
> > For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@cordova.apache.org
> >
>
>
>
> --
> ===========================================================================
> Raymond Camden, Developer Advocate for MobileFirst at IBM
>
> Email : raymondcamden@gmail.com
> Blog : www.raymondcamden.com
> Twitter: raymondcamden
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@cordova.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@cordova.apache.org
>
>

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message