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I noticed that the Ext.Container.setActiveItem no longer accepts a component id. This is easily overcome by calling Ext.getCmp or getComponent on a container but that was a pretty convenient feature. Just commenting on its absence.
thanks again for such fantastic work
Sencha - Sencha Touch Dev Team
This sounds like a bug. I'm going to move this over to the bug forum.