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From Filip Maj <...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: Globalization Plugin
Date Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:39:18 GMT
Yeah there will be folk from IBM and Adobe, off the top of my head, that
will be there!

On 9/11/12 2:36 PM, "Giorgio Natili" <g.natili@gnstudio.com> wrote:

>Yes it is...
>
>On 9/11/12 11:26 PM, "Filip Maj" <fil@adobe.com> wrote:
>
>>A bunch of people from the list will be at PhoneGap Day EU, if that's
>>what
>>you're talking about?
>>
>>On 9/11/12 2:15 PM, "Giorgio Natili" <g.natili@gnstudio.com> wrote:
>>
>>>I want to move on... I need some advice, someone of you will be at the
>>>phonegap dev day next Friday?
>>>
>>>On 9/6/12 10:44 PM, "Giorgio Natili" <g.natili@gnstudio.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>>Hi,
>>>>
>>>>I haven't forgot this e-mail... I will take a look during this weekend!
>>>>
>>>>Giorgio
>>>>
>>>>On 8/27/12 8:02 PM, "gtanner@gmail.com" <gtanner@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>>Feel free to ping me for any jasmine to qunit questions as I did most
>>>>>of
>>>>>the port of mobile-spec and cordova.js
>>>>>Sent on the TELUS Mobility network with BlackBerry
>>>>>
>>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>>From: Michael Brooks <michael@michaelbrooks.ca>
>>>>>Sender: mikeywbrooks@gmail.com
>>>>>Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2012 10:42:21
>>>>>To: <callback-dev@incubator.apache.org>
>>>>>Reply-To: callback-dev@incubator.apache.org
>>>>>Subject: Re: Globalization Plugin
>>>>>
>>>>>Hi Giorgio,
>>>>>
>>>>>Thanks a bunch for volunteering to look at porting the QUnit tests to
>>>>>Jasmine!
>>>>>
>>>>>Android:
>>>>>https://github.com/phonegap/phonegap-plugins/blob/master/Android/Globa
>>>>>l
>>>>>i
>>>>>z
>>>>>a
>>>>>tion/globalization.tests.js
>>>>>BlackBerry:
>>>>>https://github.com/phonegap/phonegap-plugins/blob/master/BlackBerry/Gl
>>>>>o
>>>>>b
>>>>>a
>>>>>l
>>>>>ization/globalization.tests.js
>>>>>iOS:
>>>>>https://github.com/phonegap/phonegap-plugins/blob/master/iOS/Globaliza
>>>>>t
>>>>>i
>>>>>o
>>>>>n
>>>>>/globalization.tests.js
>>>>>
>>>>>In the end, we should have one set of JavaScript tests that is run
>>>>>against
>>>>>all three platforms (ala cordova-js and mobile-spec).
>>>>>
>>>>>Michael
>>>>>
>>>>>On Sun, Aug 26, 2012 at 6:05 AM, Giorgio Natili
>>>>><g.natili@gnstudio.com>wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi All,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Where are the Qunit tests? I would like to take a look and check
if
>>>>>>it's
>>>>>> possible accordingly to my schedule raise my hand to be a volunteer
>>>>>>for
>>>>>> the porting to jasmine.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Giorgio
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On 8/26/12 2:30 AM, "Shazron" <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> >That will get us there partially (xml:lang), we still need the
>>>>>> >Globalization functions to determine currency, format and parse
>>>>>> >numbers, dates etc. according to the user's locale.
>>>>>> >
>>>>>> >On Sat, Aug 25, 2012 at 3:52 PM, Filip Maj <fil@adobe.com>
wrote:
>>>>>> >> Want to point out that config.xml has a basic localization
>>>>>>approach
>>>>>>via
>>>>>> >> xml:lang attribute. You can then point to specific content
(such
>>>>>>as
>>>>>> >> starting pages) based on language.
>>>>>> >>
>>>>>> >> http://www.w3.org/TR/widgets/#the-xml:lang-attribute
>>>>>> >>
>>>>>> >>
>>>>>> >> On 8/22/12 11:56 AM, "Brian LeRoux" <b@brian.io> wrote:
>>>>>> >>
>>>>>> >>>Lunny just pointed out that there is standardization
effort in
>>>>>>ES6:
>>>>>> >>>
>>>>>> >>>
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>http://wiki.ecmascript.org/doku.php?id=globalization:specification_dr
>>>>>>a
>>>>>>f
>>>>>>t
>>>>>> >>>s
>>>>>> >>>
>>>>>> >>>Pretty intense. But I suppose thats what we'd gun for.
Cordova
>>>>>>Core
>>>>>> >>>are polyfills.
>>>>>> >>>
>>>>>> >>>On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 11:48 AM, Brion Vibber <brion@pobox.com>
>>>>>>wrote:
>>>>>> >>>> On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 11:40 AM, Michael Brooks
>>>>>> >>>> <michael@michaelbrooks.ca>wrote:
>>>>>> >>>>
>>>>>> >>>>> 1. Follows a W3C standard... when there is a
standard.
>>>>>> >>>>>
>>>>>> >>>>> I've done a brief scan, but can't find any W3C
standards
>>>>>>around
>>>>>> >>>>> globalization / localization. Has anyone else
found anything?
>>>>>> >>>>>
>>>>>> >>>>
>>>>>> >>>> I don't think there really is much standardish,
other than the
>>>>>>current
>>>>>> >>>> language being set in navigator.language and local
date formats
>>>>>>being
>>>>>> >>>> output by Date.
>>>>>> >>>>
>>>>>> >>>> For our usage in Wikipedia's apps, just getting
the current
>>>>>>language
>>>>>> >>>>code
>>>>>> >>>> is all we use Globalization for -- navigator.language
is
>>>>>>hardcoded 
>>>>>>to
>>>>>> >>>> English on Android, making it unusable.
>>>>>> >>>>
>>>>>> >>>> A more limited plugin that only fetches the locale
language
>>>>>>(and
>>>>>> >>>>perhaps
>>>>>> >>>> overrides navigator.language?) would do what we
need and might
>>>>>>not 
>>>>>>add
>>>>>> >>>>much
>>>>>> >>>> burden on other platforms, especially if they already
implement
>>>>>> >>>> navigator.language correctly. The other stuff is
gravy if it's
>>>>>> >>>>available
>>>>>> >>>> though!
>>>>>> >>>>
>>>>>> >>>> -- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com / bvibber @ wikimedia.org)
>>>>>> >>
>>>>>> >
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
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