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From Drew Walters <>
Subject Re: standard project template
Date Tue, 22 May 2012 14:41:00 GMT
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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