Monday, December 26, 2011

On the Second Day of PhoneGapping: Copying a native database

The topic of creating a large SQLiteDB to persist data on the device comes up a lot on the Google Group. Sadly, most of the modern web browsers limit you to a maximum database size of 5 megabytes. If you really need a database bigger than that you'll need to jump through a few hoops.

Luckily a developer by the name of Gaurav S Tomar has already gone through the process of explaining how to do this in his excellent blog post:

Prepopulate SQLite DataBase in PhoneGap Application

So go check it out!

What you say? Here we are on the second day and he's already pointing us to other people's blog posts. Well I never said I was going to write the all just want to make you aware of some tricks you can use in your PhoneGap applications.

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