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From Simon MacDonald <simon.macdon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Android] Let's drop support for Jellybean
Date Sun, 26 Feb 2017 17:10:05 GMT
I would happily drop support for anything less than API level 19 in the
next cordova-android major release.


Simon Mac Donald
http://simonmacdonald.com

On Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 10:56 AM, Filip Maj <maj.fil@gmail.com> wrote:

> As much as I personally would like to do so, I wonder what the
> reaction among consumers of cordova would be.
>
> On Sun, Feb 26, 2017 at 1:39 AM, Jesse <purplecabbage@gmail.com> wrote:
> > +1
> > Our CI tests only test as far back as 4.4, so maybe I thought we were
> > already there.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > @purplecabbage
> > risingj.com
> >
> > On Fri, Feb 24, 2017 at 12:15 PM, Joe Bowser <bowserj@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Hey
> >>
> >> Even though everything appears to be working on Jellybean, I know a lot
> of
> >> people have been wanting to throw it to the wayside.  Normally, for us
> to
> >> drop support for a platform, we have to wait unitl it goes below 10%,
> but
> >> since Jellybean consists of three different API versions, and since two
> of
> >> those are below the 5% mark, I'm tempted to just toss it by the wayside
> and
> >> set the minimum supported version of Android to 4.4.x, or API level 19.
> >>
> >> How do people feel about that.  I know in the past, people were super
> >> passionate about supporting everything, but given that my Android 4.1
> >> device is an old Nitobi device obtained before we even became Adobe,
> and it
> >> took five tries to get it to cooperate with adb, I'm really starting to
> >> think it's time we dropped Jellybean.
> >>
> >> Thoughts?
> >>
> >> Joe
> >>
>
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