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From Shazron <shaz...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: API addition: application version
Date Tue, 08 May 2012 03:10:58 GMT
+1 for widget

On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 8:09 PM, Simon MacDonald
<simon.macdonald@gmail.com> wrote:
> Yeah, that's all useful information. If we are going to add the version
> then we might as well do it right.
>
> Simon
>
> On Monday, May 7, 2012, Michael Brooks wrote:
>
>> Could we consider using the W3C Widget Interface [1]? It's a programmatic
>> interface to the W3C Widget Specification [2].
>>
>> In that case, it would be: window.widget.version
>>
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/widgets-apis/#the-widget-interface
>> [2] http://www.w3.org/TR/widgets/
>>
>> On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 10:53 PM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com <javascript:;>>
>> wrote:
>>
>> > I like navigator.app.version
>> >
>> > On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 7:50 PM, Simon MacDonald
>> > <simon.macdonald@gmail.com <javascript:;>> wrote:
>> > > Seems easy to do on android and probably belongs in
>> navigator.app.version
>> > > since app is our own non-W3C extension.
>> > >
>> > > Simon
>> > >
>> > > 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!
>> > >>
>> > >>
>> > >
>> > > --
>> > > Simon Mac Donald
>> > > http://hi.im/simonmacdonald
>> >
>>
>
>
> --
> Simon Mac Donald
> http://hi.im/simonmacdonald

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