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From Filip Maj <...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: [iOS] Removing the installer
Date Wed, 25 Jul 2012 21:34:17 GMT
Not sure what difference it makes having either of the following in the
read me:

"Installation: run install.sh"

Vs.

"Installation: run make"

On 7/25/12 12:11 PM, "Shazron" <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:

>Great job Fil! Unfortunately we still need the Getting Started with
>iOS guide, because of the change in expectation of how things work,
>and my experience with 2.0.0 iOS and devs needing some pointers.
>
>Since:
>1. We will not install to $(HOME)/Documents/CordovaLib anymore, where
>the user extracts the source, that will be the location of CordovaLib
>after they run "make"
>2. They will need to know that they need to run "make" (maybe we
>should have a simple install.sh instead that can simply call make?
>since we are not really making anything anymore I don't think)
>
>On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 12:01 PM, Filip Maj <fil@adobe.com> wrote:
>> Reference branch:
>> 
>>https://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf?p=incubator-cordova-ios.git;a=sho
>>rt
>> log;h=refs/heads/1091
>>
>> I've removed the installer and all of its dependencies from iOS. Would
>> love to have others take a look. This decouples us even further away
>>from
>> the old Xcode templates. Also lines us up more with Apache's "ship only
>> source" policy. Finally: no longer need to install the library. You do,
>> however, need to run "make" after cloning the repo; this will set
>>various
>> Xcode variables to point to the location of your cloned CordovaLib.
>>Should
>> fix a few issues we've been having with the CLI tools as well.
>>
>> Changes include:
>>
>> - no more wkhtml, markdown, brew, and packagemaker as dependencies
>> - requirement to run "make" after cloning
>>
>> Very likely in need of a once-over of all the documentation, esp. the
>> getting started guides. Actually, do we even need the Getting Started
>>with
>> Xcode guide anymore after this?
>>
>> Would love to hear from others on this topic.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Fil
>>


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