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From "Ian Clelland (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Resolved] (CB-5916) Change Android filesystem root location
Date Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:50:09 GMT

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Ian Clelland resolved CB-5916.
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    Resolution: Fixed

> Change Android filesystem root location
> ---------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: CB-5916
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CB-5916
>             Project: Apache Cordova
>          Issue Type: Sub-task
>          Components: Android, Plugin File
>            Reporter: Ian Clelland
>            Assignee: Ian Clelland
>
> Android Persistent files are (also) stored in an inconvenient place by default: Either
the application data directory (not accounting for a possible multi-user environment), or
the root of the SD Card, if it is mounted (And on Nexus devices, the emulated SD Card is *always*
mounted)
> See CB-285 for much more discussion, and http://developer.android.com/guide/topics/data/data-storage.html
for a good explanation of the properties of various storage locations.
> There should be a single preference in config.xml for Android persistent files. It can
take one of two values (currently; additional values may be added later if we have better
ideas)
> {code}
> <preference name="AndroidPersistentFileLocation" value="Compatibility" /> (Old
location logic)
> <preference name="AndroidPersistentFileLocation" value="Internal" /> (New location)
> {code}
> "{{Internal}}" will put persistent files under the user's application internal storage
directory {{Activity.getFilesDir() + "/files"}} -- the extra {{/files}} means that other filesystem
plugins can register roots at different places under {{getFilesDir()}} which will not be visible
to one another.



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