[webkit-dev] Modern image formats for WebKit

Brent Fulgham bfulgham at apple.com
Fri Mar 20 15:46:01 PDT 2015

> On Mar 20, 2015, at 2:39 PM, Darin Adler <darin at apple.com> wrote:
> Dave Hyatt originally created this when we first were planning the Apple Windows port of WebKit, but in the end we chose to not use them for the Windows port. They aren’t used in the Windows port nor in the Mac or iOS ports; for all of those we use a separate image decoding library.
> So this is a really a question for people working on other active ports like the EFL and GTK ones. Are there other libraries that you could use for image decoding, or do you still want to keep and maintain a WebKit copy of these image decoders?

The WinCairo and GTK ports definitely use these image decoders. I think the EFL port does as well, but I’m not sure.


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