Mobile Foundation Cordova plugin updated to support firstname.lastname@example.org
Apache Community released email@example.com which has support for Android 30 API Level (Android Version 11). As stated in the blog it has breaking changes especially AndroidX only support and WebViewAssetLoader support. Mobile Foundation (MF) Cordova plugin for Android component implemented to support new plugin changes.
Android released Google Playstore target API Level requirement for new applications and existing applications. It states that starting August 2021, all new apps should be targeted for API level 30 (Android 11) and above. Also starting November 2021, updates to existing apps should be targeted to API level 30 (Android 11) and above. Otherwise those apps will be rejected.
So its recommended to update your apps with latest android level to avoid any issues with google playstore. In order to support latest levels of android cordova plugin for Mobile Foundation is updated with following plugin levels.
Cordova MFP Template
MFP Dev CLI
The following property must be added to the config.xml file for all versions including and above firstname.lastname@example.org.
<preference name="AndroidInsecureFileModeEnabled" value="true" />
mfpdev-cli updated to work with email@example.com. So please use firstname.lastname@example.org for generating and deploying direct update package using webupdate command.
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