[webkit-dev] help with porting

Luka Napotnik luka.napotnik at gmail.com
Thu May 22 07:02:15 PDT 2008

Hello Mike.

What I need is a WebKit port that is independent of any display server
(X or a framebuffer). I only want to render the page to an image. And
since cairo is a great graphics library I think It's a good start.


Dne 22.05.2008 (čet) ob 06:49 -0700 je Mike Emmel zapisal(a):
> Use the GTK DirectFB backend.
> I have a memory only system that I really need to get into the trunk.
> But if you have a graphics card in the system the fb0 will work.
> Its on my TODO to get the mem only system checked in and I can give
> you a patch in the mean time if its a issue. Also you can use the vnc driver
> as a virtual framebuffer.
> Also some of the XServers should work in a similar way so you can probably
> play the same trick with the right X11 server.
> On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 4:21 AM, Luka Napotnik <luka.napotnik at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello.
> >
> > I am interested in porting webkit to cairo for off-screen rendering
> > without a X server. As I cannot find any documents about porting to
> > other platform I would really appreciate if you could help me with some
> > hints about porting webkit.
> >
> > Greets,
> > Luka
> >
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> >
> >
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