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From Filip Maj <>
Subject Re: stopping GPS after clearWatch
Date Sat, 14 Apr 2012 05:27:00 GMT
Ya 1.7.

Sorry forgot the link in last mail:

On 4/13/12 8:11 PM, "Shazron" <> wrote:

>Sounds swell, 1.7.0 target right? I made a quick plugin for the
>existing devs that really really need to save battery in the interim.
>On Fri, Apr 13, 2012 at 7:12 PM, Filip Maj <> wrote:
>> Yeh here's the native change on iOS.
>> Essentially whenever a getCurrent or watch call comes into native, we
>> store the callback id. We check if that's the first request, if so,
>> will call a private "start" method.
>> Then whenever we get a native geo update, we sent the data back to web
>> view, clear all getCurrent callback ids, and if we have no more stored
>> callback ids, we call private "stop" method.
>> I've got android lined up with that exact impl. as well.
>> On 4/13/12 5:59 PM, "Becky Gibson" <> wrote:
>>>Fil has a branch that rewrites location.  I think that will address
>>>Sent from my iPad
>>>On Apr 13, 2012, at 6:27 PM, Shazron <> wrote:
>>>> re:
>>>> How do you guys handle this under other platforms?
>>>> Right now there's no way to stop the location on iOS since with the
>>>> start of cordova-js the stop function was taken out. We really need
>>>> this functionality in iOS (stop). Right now clearWatch is all
>>>> javascript, but it clearly needs to signal to native to stop the GPS.

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