[webkit-gtk] Problem with webkit/gtk on win32

Gustavo Noronha Silva gns at gnome.org
Mon Apr 5 10:58:42 PDT 2010

On Sat, 2010-04-03 at 10:44 -0400, Phil Longstaff wrote:
> My application for embedding webkit is as a report format/display
> engine.  The application creates an html string and loads into into
> webkit using webkit_web_view_load_html_string().  Yes, I know that
> function is deprecated, but when I wrote this code, it was all that
> existed, and I haven't changed it yet.  The problem is that embedded
> <img src="file:///..."> images load fine on linux, but not on windows.

What are you using as the last parameter (base_uri)? You can also look
at WebKitWebSettings, there are many security-related options regarding
how file:// URIs are handled. It may be that some of the checks are
triggering on Windows only.

See you,

Gustavo Noronha Silva <gns at gnome.org>
GNOME Project

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