[webkit-dev] How to let webkit to be able to load local image file in html content?

Zhe Su james.su at gmail.com
Wed May 13 19:40:56 PDT 2009

Attached is a simple test program. When running the program, following error

console message:  @0: Not allowed to load local resource:

But if you save the html content into a file and load it with GtkLauncher,
then it's ok.

James Su

On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 12:26 AM, tonikitoo (Antonio Gomes) <
tonikitoo at gmail.com> wrote:

> It sounds like we can be misusing the base_url parameter. could you
> paste how you are calling the method (parameters and so) and a snippet
> of the local html file.
> On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 6:58 AM, Zhe Su <james.su at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >   When I call webkit_web_view_load_html_string() to load a html content
> into
> > a webkitview, webkit always refuses to load local files (image) referred
> in
> > the html content. Is it possible to work around this behavior and let
> webkit
> > load local files?
> --
> --Antonio Gomes
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