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From kerrishotts <>
Subject [GitHub] cordova-docs pull request #699: cordova7_post : cordova7 release post
Date Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:43:11 GMT
Github user kerrishotts commented on a diff in the pull request:
    --- Diff: www/_posts/ ---
    @@ -0,0 +1,46 @@
    +layout: post
    +    name: Audrey So
    +    url:
    +title:  "Apache Cordova 7.0.0"
    +categories: news
    +tags: news releases
    +We are happy to announce that `Apache Cordova 7.0.0` has been released!
    +Most notable changes include:
    +* If a `package.json` does not exist in your project, it will be auto-created for you
when `cordova prepare` is called.
    +* When adding a platform or plugin, it will automatically save that platform or plugin
to your `config.xml` and `package.json`. Details about platform and plugin versions are also
automatically saved in `config.xml` and `package.json`. The `--save` flag is no longer required
to save. Use `--nosave` to prevent saving to `config.xml` or `package.json`.
    +* Fetch is now the default setting for fetching platforms. Fetch uses your system `npm`
to `npm install` modules into your project. The `--fetch` flag is no longer required. Use
the `--nofetch` flag to use the older cordova fetching method (pre `cordova@7`) and prevent
using `npm install` to do the fetching.
    --- End diff --
    Perhaps: use the `--nofetch` flag to revert to pre-7.0 behavior (`npm install` is _not_
used to fetch modules)

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