[webkit-dev] about WebKit Gif decoder

haithem rahmani haithem.rahmani at gmail.com
Sat Mar 28 01:52:34 PDT 2009

Hi all,

I noticed that webKit implements its own Gif decoder and doesn't use the
extrenal library libgif.

can any body explain me why? is that for performance reasons? i.e the WebKit
current decoder is faster than the giflib one?


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