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From Drew Walters <>
Subject Re: standard project template
Date Tue, 22 May 2012 15:13:38 GMT
Added images showing tablet version:

On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 9:53 AM, Brian LeRoux <> wrote:
> 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
>>>> 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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