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  • PhoneGap issues

    I'm having problems trying to upload a new version of an app to PhoneGap build. The only difference between this version and the previous version is that I have added a SQLite db. Every time I try to upload I get an error message stating "Build not available for Android at this time". I have tried changing the PhoneGap version but it makes no difference. Has anyone else had similar problems?

  • #2
    Re: PhoneGap issues

    If you remove the SQLite db does it build?

    I just added a SQLite db to a current PGB app and it built without issue.

    Could be the service was just down when you tried?

    You could also check out...

    Using the CLI (Command Line Interface) to Build PhoneGap Applications instead of PhoneGap Build
    in the latest pre-release build. More involved... but takes PGB out of the process.
    Last edited by Davidk; 02-23-2017, 09:59 PM.


    • #3
      Re: PhoneGap issues

      Hello David,

      Removing the SQLite db doesn't help, I still get the same message. I'll try the CLI method (if I can work it out).



      • #4
        Re: PhoneGap issues

        Have you checked the log under PhoneGap Build? Is this a signed app?


        • #5
          Re: PhoneGap issues

          It looks like the document handler plugin is not available.


          • #6
            Re: PhoneGap issues

            <plugin name="ch.ti8m.documenthandler" />
            This is the document handler although I have also included Bob Moore's document handler plug in from github.


            • #7
              Re: PhoneGap issues

              Is the document handler plugin something new you added? Or... was this originally an older build? I don't think the DocumentHandler made it into the new NPM plugin repository... it looks quite old on the git site... and quite possibly is no longer supported. What are you doing with it?

              However, if you still need to use it, then you must specify it's source. Currently, the source, because it's not specified, is, by default, NPM. To point to this plugin on git you'll need to change the config.xml for that plugin so that it reads...

              <plugin spec="" source="git" />
              Or you can remove that plugin altogether, and just check Bob Moore's version... but you can't/shouldn't have both.
              Last edited by Davidk; 02-24-2017, 09:36 PM.


              • #8
                Re: PhoneGap issues

                No this was an older app that I have been reworking. I am using it to open a pdf report based on HTML.I have tried to remove it from the config.xml but it still fails and shows in the error log.


                • #9
                  Re: PhoneGap issues

                  If it's for PDF then you could have a look at the cordova-open plugin which is current and on NPM. Otherwise, take a look at additional notes I added on my previous post.


                  • #10
                    Re: PhoneGap issues

                    Thanks David, I replaced the npm reference with github and it worked. I found the email plugin didn't work either.

                    Thanks again for your help.


                    • #11
                      Re: PhoneGap issues

                      Whichever plugins you can switch over to source from NPM would be good. Anything like the DocumentHandler that can be replaced would be a good idea as well.