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From Giorgio Natili <g.nat...@gnstudio.com>
Subject Re: Globalization Plugin
Date Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:36:12 GMT
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/Global
>>>>i
>>>>z
>>>>a
>>>>tion/globalization.tests.js
>>>>BlackBerry:
>>>>https://github.com/phonegap/phonegap-plugins/blob/master/BlackBerry/Glo
>>>>b
>>>>a
>>>>l
>>>>ization/globalization.tests.js
>>>>iOS:
>>>>https://github.com/phonegap/phonegap-plugins/blob/master/iOS/Globalizat
>>>>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_dra
>>>>>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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