Last night I started playing with `meteor –release 0.9.2-rc1` which you can read about and play with too; check it out here:
The local development and hot-code-push is a great improvement over any other solution I’ve been using. Builds were painless (mostly).
Most of my stumbling points were due to 9x, not the new Cordova stuff.
A few interesting details…
Cordova gets built here:
$ ll -a .