[webkit-dev] Cleaning House
per.bothner at oracle.com
Thu Apr 4 16:54:16 PDT 2013
On 04/04/2013 10:21 AM, Oliver Hunt wrote:
> Supporting V8 places a considerable burden on webkit, there are a number of
> large, cumbersome and expensive abstractions required for to support multiple
> JS engines (see the original discussions on the topic from many years ago).
This is for the WebView component of JavaFX:
This is still experimental, and no committed deliverable. However,
it is obviously preferable in the eat-your-own-dogfood way that we
part of the Java distribution.
This is still in pretty rough shape, but we would find it
unfortunate if if becomes more difficult to build WebKit
I created a new WebCore/bindings/nashorn directory in
parallel to WebCore/bindings/js and WebCore/bindings/v8.
classes" are ever created. Instead Nashorn provides an
on-the-fly bridge to the Java objects.
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