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From Brian>
Subject Re: standard project template
Date Tue, 22 May 2012 14:53:08 GMT
ooh, that does look nice! a little nervous we're going to be
inheriting some strong maintenance w/ something like this but it is
pretty cool

On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 4:41 PM, Drew Walters <> wrote:
> Took a couple of screen captures of Libby's sample project for those
> that haven't built/run it:
> On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 9:23 AM, Patrick Mueller <> wrote:
>> On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 7:37 AM, Patrick Mueller <> wrote:
>>> Kinda crazy thought: howzabout some kind of mini-REPL.  I often take the
>>> template and just add a button to it to get it to run some code, check the
>>> result of something, or whatever.  Would be even easier to do that sort of
>>> thing it we provided the capability, out of the box.  It's truly eval.
>> I tried this, and it's just awful.  Thought maybe in the simulator, but ...
>> no.  I retract the "mini-REPL" idea.
>> However, the first thing I did in the mini-REPL was to paste a sample from
>> the API docs in and run it.  Which reminded me about my thought about
>> making the API doc an app, where every sample has a "run" button next to
>> it, and an output area where the output is written to.
>> Compared to a green field effort like Libby's, having such an app would
>> ensure that our doc samples actually work.  Kinda dog-fooding the doc ...
>> This wouldn't be the "initial app" we ship; too complex.  Which is probably
>> true for Libby's app as well.  The initial app prolly shouldn't do much,
>> but I like Jesse's idea of writing the cordova version into the DOM at a
>> minimum.
>> --
>> Patrick Mueller

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