Over a million developers have joined DZone.
{{announcement.body}}
{{announcement.title}}

Apache Cordova 3.3 and Remote Debugging for Android

DZone's Guide to

Apache Cordova 3.3 and Remote Debugging for Android

· Java Zone ·
Free Resource

Start coding something amazing with our library of open source Cloud code patterns. Content provided by IBM.

A few weeks ago, Apache Cordova 3.3.0 was released (you can read the details here) and one of the things that caught my eye was this:

     CB-5487 Enable Remote Debugging when your Android app is debuggable. 

Chrome Remote Debugging is a cool feature, but so far it had not been available with PhoneGap apps. I can confirm that with a Cordova 3.3.0 project, this works great. I made a virgin project, launched it (in the emulator), and it showed up right away as a debuggable device. (Note that your emulator has to be using Android 4.4 or higher.)

And just to prove it works, I went into the DOM, modified it, and it showed up live in the app itself.

Code something amazing with the IBM library of open source blockchain patterns.  Content provided by IBM.

Topics:

Published at DZone with permission of

Opinions expressed by DZone contributors are their own.

{{ parent.title || parent.header.title}}

{{ parent.tldr }}

{{ parent.urlSource.name }}