[webkit-dev] WebCore and reentrancy

Geoffrey Garen ggaren at apple.com
Wed May 26 11:01:39 PDT 2010

Hi Anders.

Currently, WebKit can only run on the main thread.

Eventually, WebKit will be able to run on a dedicated secondary thread -- but still it won't be able to run on two threads.


On May 26, 2010, at 10:46 AM, Anders Bakken wrote:

> Hi
> Is WebCore reentrant? E.g. Can I use two different WebViews and
> WebFrames in two separate threads assuming my own porting layer is
> reentrant?
> regards
> --
> Anders Bakken
> This message, including attachments, is intended solely for the addressee indicated in this message and is strictly confidential or otherwise privileged. If you are not the intended recipient (or responsible for delivery of the message to such person) : - (1) please immediately (i) notify the sender by reply email and (ii) delete this message and attachments, - (2) any use, copy or dissemination of this transmission is strictly prohibited. If you or your employer does not consent to Internet email messages of this kind, please advise Myriad Group AG by reply e-mail immediately. Opinions, conclusions and other information expressed in this message are not given or endorsed by Myriad Group AG unless otherwise indicated by an authorized representative independent of this message.
> _______________________________________________
> webkit-dev mailing list
> webkit-dev at lists.webkit.org
> http://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo.cgi/webkit-dev

More information about the webkit-dev mailing list