Cordova-plugman Release Notes

1.3.0 (May 12, 2016)

  • CB-9858 added --fetch option to plugman

1.2.0 (Mar 17, 2016)

  • CB-10902 Updated cordova-lib dependency to 6.1.0

1.1.0 (Jan 25, 2016)

  • CB-10424 Updated cordova-lib dependency to 6.0.0

1.0.5 (Oct 30, 2015)

  • CB-9800 Fixing contribute link.
  • CB-9903 Updated cordova-lib dependency to 5.4.0

1.0.3 (Sep 17, 2015)

  • updated cordova lib dependency to 5.3.2

1.0.2 (Aug 28, 2015)

  • Updated cordova-lib dependency to 5.3.1
  • CB-7143 Added support for OSX

1.0.0 (Aug 06, 2015)

  • updated help with changes for npm publishing
  • CB-9330 Adds notice about removed plugman commands. Removed publish, unpublish, addUser commands.
  • CB-9332 Removes unnecessary dependencies
  • Adding .ratignore file.

0.23.3 (June 4, 2015)

  • Updated cordova-lib dependency to 5.1.1

0.23.1 (Apr 16, 2015)

0.23.0 (Feb 27, 2015)

  • CB-8416 added plugman createpackagejson . command to generate a package.json file from plugin.xml
  • CB-8370 Update documentation for plugman publish without args

0.22.17 (Jan 06, 2015)

  • fixing broken link to chrome plugins

0.22.16 (Nov 13, 2014)

  • CB-7079 Allow special characters and digits in id when publishing to plugins registry
  • Update dependencies in package.json

0.22.12 (Oct 10, 2014)

  • Pinned dependencies
  • CB-7383 Updated version and for release 0.22.10
  • update versions of self and dependencies after 3.6
  • CB-7383 Incremented package version to -dev


  • remove shrinkwrap


CB-7383: depend on a newer version of cordova-lib


  • bump version to 0.22.8

0.22.7 (Sep 05, 2014)

  • updated Release notes
  • updated version to 0.22.7-dev

0.22.5 (Aug 29, 2014)

  • CB-7363 Do not insist on precise version of cordova-lib
  • CB-7362 Add Please run npm install from this directory code
  • Remove package.json:scripts.test

0.22.4 (June 23, 2014)

  • wp7 is dead, long live wp7

0.22.3 (June 12, 2014)

  • Update cordova-lib dependency to 0.21.5
  • CB-6931: Fix licence headers in plugman
  • CB-6919 help should list windows8 as an available platform, and not wp7
  • adding browserify option
  • CB-6814 Add license to

0.22.0 (May 09, 2014)

  • Update plugman cli to use cordova-lib
  • Split out cordova-lib: move cordova-plugman files

0.21.0 (Apr 03, 2014)

  • CB-6344 Specify after which sibling to add config-changes in plugin.xml
  • CB-6272 Fix subdir bug + tests & meta fetch with a src directory
  • Adding spec for Tizen platform
  • src/platforms.js: Adding tizen.
  • Throw an error when a tag is missing id attribute.
  • Added org.apache.cordova.statusbar into the registry whitelist.
  • CB-6160 adding plugin fails for Firefoxos.
  • Fix to never remove top-level plugins that are dependencies + tests.
  • Improve dependencies tests by grouping with beforeStart() Fix for dependency cycle / throw error.
  • Refactoring of install & uninstall tests
  • CB-6147 Enable CLI and Plugman with npm shrinkwrap
  • Allow --searchpath to have a delimiter
  • working uninstall for projectReferences
  • projectReference.uninstall has to generate the plugin_dir because it is not passed to uninstall methods
  • CB-5970 added type attribute ‘projectReference’ to element to signal addition of dependent project
  • Separate out adding a dependent project from adding a .winmd reference in windows8
  • wip implementing reading guid from ‘framework’ project
  • CB-6162 Show a better error message when publish fails the whitelist
  • CB-6119 Fix plugman info command printing “undefined” always
  • CB-6159 Fix incorrect “success” message when publishing fails.

0.20.2 (Mar 3, 2014)

  • CB-6151 Fix exception when adding a new platform to a CLI project

0.20.1 (Feb 28, 2014)

  • CB-6124 Make cordova plugin remove resilient to a missing plugin directory
  • CB-6028 Protect against cyclic dependencies in install
  • CB-6128 Treat windows c: absolute paths like file:
  • CB-6123 Fix crash in handleUninstall introduces by recent action-stack refactoring
  • CB-6122 Fix exception on uninstall due to incorrect require() path.

0.20.0 (Feb 26, 2014) <-- Never released on npm due to CB-6123

  • CB-4886 Added “plugman create” command
  • CB-5885 Speed-up adding multiple plugins with plugman
  • CB-5647 Move copying from install to prepare
  • CB-5804 Include platform tag information when publishing plugins
  • CB-6076 Logging tweaks to be less verbose.
  • CB-6088 FFOS: Look for config.xml in www_dir and in project_dir
  • Win8/WP: Added SDKReference support via ‘lib-file’ tags
  • Win8/WP: Remove ability to add .dll as content - it should be a framework/reference
  • Win8/WP: Added ability to add+remove ref to .winmd files
  • CB-6025 iOS: Do not add static libraries (.a) to source files
  • CB-5017 Accept proxy config for plugman
  • CB-5720 Add resource-file support on Android
  • config-changes.js: Major refactor & introduced reapply_global_munge().

0.19.0 (Jan 30, 2014)

  • CB-5804 Added repo & issue information into plugman publish
  • CB-5299 Cache pbxproj to avoid re-parsing it for each plugin.
  • Update node-xcode dependency to 0.6.6

0.18.0 (Jan 15, 2014)

  • CB-5770 plugman prepare.js script content wrapping no longer allows ending parens/braces to be commented out from end of line comment
  • CB-4871 Reduced package size significantly.
  • CB-5720 Allow on Android
  • CB-5006 Add --searchpath option for local plugin search path
  • CB-5701 Reference custom frameworks using relative paths
  • CB-5495, CB=5568 Fix config.xml path for ios

0.17.0 (Dec 11, 2013)

  • CB-5579 Add support for --www param for install, uninstall, prepare commands.

0.16.0 (Dec 5, 2013)

  • Added amazon-fireos platform.
  • Added ubuntu platform
  • CB-5034 Document registry functions in plugman
  • CB-5584 Fix git clone of not working on windows.
  • CB-5238 Add support for
  • CB-5367 Reject non-whitelisted org.apache.cordova plugins
  • Write plugin metadata (ID and version) into cordova_plugins.js

0.15.0 (Nov 8, 2013)

  • CB-4994 Update xcode dependency to parse Xcode 5 capabilities.
  • CB-5091 Use cwd option rather than when cloning plugin repos
  • CB-4872 Updated default engine names to include windows scripts

0.14.0 (Oct 28, 2013)

  • CB-5192 Plugman engine check fails on Windows
  • CB-5184 Fix uninstall logic being too aggressive
  • CB-4872 - updated default plugin to include new bb10 script
  • CB-4872 - took out custom version compare and went back to semver
  • Overhaul dependency uninstallation
  • CB-4872 - adding in custom semver check for project
  • CB-4872 - updated paths to version files
  • Update action-stack to avoid static platform detection + test if parseProjectFile is present instead
  • Update spec to match new ios parse method name
  • Update references to old ios parse method
  • Rename parse method and add a write method to result + parseIOSProjectFiles --> parseProjectFile +
  • updating README.rd doc
  • CB-5065 remove breaking parameter
  • increased version to 0.14.0 to reflect that it is newer than published version on npm
  • Correctly tell plugman which object in config to remove
  • [CB-5012]: No whitespace in empty plist string nodes.
  • CB-4983 plugin name check
  • [windows8][CB-4943] .appxmanifest should be treated like .xml, not like a plist-xml
  • [CB-4809]: Check that dependencies' IDs match the tags
  • [CB-4877]: Add --silent flag and basic logging.
  • Removed extra comma
  • Refactor to use Q.js promises in place of callbacks everywhere.
  • [CB-4837]: Version 0.12.0. Release notes updated.
  • Rename ->
  • CB-4492 tracking which of cli or plugman is used to fetch from registry
  • removed unnecessary console.logs
  • add full ff support to plugman
  • add firefoxos
  • removed unnecessary console.logs
  • add full ff support to plugman
  • add firefoxos
  • Fix tests broken by lazy module requiring.
  • CB-4786 adding documentation
  • CB-4793 Lazily require modules in plugin.js
  • CB-4786 adding owner and checking in some spec requirements
  • CB-4770 dependent plugins can be fetched from registry
  • Updated version to 0.11.1-dev



  • Firefox OS support.
  • Speed improvements (many commands ~350ms faster)
  • Dependencies can now be fetched from the plugin repository.



  • Windows phone support
  • Track download counts from the plugin registry CB-4492
  • Plugin URLs can now be specified with a hash giving a git ref and subdirectory, as in Both parts are optional: .../bar.git#gitref and .../bar.git#:sub/dir both work. CB-4622
  • Engine data is now stored in the registry, and Plugman will not install plugins your Cordova version cannot support. CB-4494
  • <lib-file> tags are now allowed on Android. CB-4430


  • plugin rm now doesn't choke when a file is already deleted
  • Fixed some trouble with filesystem paths vs. web paths; improves Windows host support.
  • Projects beginning with x, y, and z now work. CB-4502