config.xml is a configuration file that allows you to control many aspects of your Cordova app. In this video, Tom Duffy discusses using config.xml and where and how you can edit it to suit your needs.
- [Instructor] Let's take a look at the config.xml file.…As you can see, config.xml is a configuration file…that allows you to control many aspects of your Cordoba app.…Because it's written in XML, it is self-defining…and readable by humans.…Notice that the ID attribute in the top level widget…mirrors the ID that you gave your app at creation time.…Also notice that the version is set to 1.0.0.…All of the data that's stored in config.xml…is modifiable by you.…
Moving down the file, you see there is a name element.…The name element specifies the text…that will appear underneath the app on the device…on the home screen or in the app drawer.…I'm going to put a space between two words,…Park It, in the name,…simply because it would look like a mistake had I not.…The next element is the description, and here is where…you should provide a short description of your app.…So I'll type something in here that's a little bit…more meaningful than the default.…Something simple,…like A simple, location aware app…to help you find your car.…
- Understanding Cordova's value proposition
- Installing the Cordova CLI
- Accessing mobile device capabilities, including geolocation and data storage
- Using Android Studio and Xcode in conjunction with Cordova
- Creating platform-specific stylings to match native interfaces
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