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From Shazron <shaz...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Proposal][iOS] Drop support for iOS 7
Date Mon, 21 Sep 2015 18:41:08 GMT
Yeah I'm thinking cordova-ios 4.x should have this change.

On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 11:36 AM, Simon MacDonald
<simon.macdonald@gmail.com> wrote:
> +1
>
> I like the idea of not actively breaking iOS 7 devices but not actively
> testing them. The last iPhone that is stuck on iOS 7 is the iPhone 4 which
> is 4 years old at this point.
>
> Are you thinking Cordova iOS 4 to introduce thus change?
>
> Simon
> On Sep 21, 2015 2:29 PM, "Shazron" <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> We tend to have this discussion every year. We've typically supported
>> the current iOS version and one version back. This would mean just
>> supporting iOS 9 and 8.
>>
>> I propose to drop support for iOS 7.
>>
>> This doesn't mean Cordova won't run on an iOS 7 device, but this means
>> we won't test whether Cordova or the plugins run on it (i.e. not crash
>> if they use a newer API).
>>
>> There is only one change required: Increasing the minimum
>> DEPLOYMENT_TARGET to 8.0 in the new project template/xcconfig.
>>
>>
>> According to Apple, 52% of devices are using iOS 9 already, and 41%
>> are on iOS 8. 8% of users are on earlier iOS versions. (Yeah the math
>> adds up to 101%??)
>> Source: https://developer.apple.com/support/app-store/
>>
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