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PM82349: ROTATE DOESN'T WORK WHEN USING WL.NATIVEPAGE.SHOW ON IOS6

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When using the WL.NativePage.show API on an iOS device, the view
    will always open as portrait and not rotate at all.
    

Local fix

  • There is currently no known work around for this issue.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  IBM Worklight and Mobile Foundation 5.0     *
    *                  users who are                               *
    *                  building                                    *
    *                  applications that will run on iOS 5.0+ and  *
    *                  which make use of                           *
    *                  the                                         *
    *                  WL.NativePage API.                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: When using the WL.NativePage API with   *
    *                      iOS                                     *
    *                      version >= 5.0,                         *
    *                      rotation of the opened view will not    *
    *                      work due to a                           *
    *                      technical                               *
    *                      issue in iOS -                          *
    *                      http://developer.apple.com/library/ios/ *
    *                      #qa/qa1688/                             *
    *                      _index.ht                               *
    *                      ml                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    When using the WL.NativePage API with iOS version >= 5.0,
    rotation of the opened
    view will not
    work due to a technical issue in iOS -
    http://developer.apple.com/library/ios/#qa/qa1688/_index.html
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code has been modified to make use of [[wlphoneGapDelegate w
    setRootViewController:controller];
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in fix
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM82349

  • Reported component name

    WORKLIGHT ENTER

  • Reported component ID

    5725I4300

  • Reported release

    505

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-02-07

  • Closed date

    2013-03-14

  • Last modified date

    2013-03-14

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WORKLIGHT ENTER

  • Fixed component ID

    5725I4300

Applicable component levels

  • R505 PSY

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Document information

More support for: IBM Worklight

Software version: 505

Reference #: PM82349

Modified date: 2013-03-14