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From Brian LeRoux...@brian.io>
Subject Re: API addition: application version
Date Tue, 08 May 2012 09:29:55 GMT
right... I figured rolling this business into a single async api would
make sense.

just b/c the w3c hasn't been informed about namespaces doesn't mean we
don't have to be!


On Tue, May 8, 2012 at 11:18 AM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
> This is application version though, not platform?
>
> On Tue, May 8, 2012 at 2:17 AM, Brian LeRoux <b@brian.io> wrote:
>> // i'd like something like this...
>> require('cordova').platform(function(platform) {
>>
>>    console.log(platform.name) // Tizen <---don't laugh, its gonna happen!
>>    console.log(platform.version) // '0.7.0'
>>
>>    // gratuitous...
>>    console.log(platform.version.MAJOR // 7
>>    console.log(platform.version.MINOR) // 0
>>    console.log(platform.version.PATCH) // 7
>> })
>>
>> On Monday, May 7, 2012, Filip Maj wrote:
>>
>>> Stems from https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CB-635
>>>
>>> TL;DR: providing a JS API in cordova for accessing the application version
>>> as defined in native. Shaz has already commented on how to do this in iOS.
>>> In Android I understand the manifest versionCode / versionString
>>> properties are available (and should be accessible).
>>>
>>> First question: is this a valuable API? IMO: yes. Programmatically
>>> accessing app version for issue resolution and stuff like that seems like
>>> a good thing.
>>>
>>> Second question: How viable is this for Bada / WP7 / BB WebWorks / other
>>> platforms?
>>>
>>> Third question (assuming Q1 response is "yes"): how to frame this API?
>>>
>>> Thoughts/comments/suggestions appreciated!
>>>
>>>

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