[webkit-gtk] use of new soup API in webkit

Gustavo Noronha Silva gns at gnome.org
Tue Jul 26 11:11:28 PDT 2011

On Tue, 2011-07-26 at 15:35 +0530, Monil Parmar wrote:
> Limitation with new soup API (async one) are, it works with only
> default context, if i make new context then it doesnt work.
What context are we talking about? GLib's main loop context?

> Is there any specific reason that webkit move for new set of API's ?

Yes, it allows us to provide custom scheme handlers, for instance.

> Is it possible to revert back to old SoupMessage/SoupSession APIs? 

No, if there are bug in libsoup it would be good to get them reported
and fixed, though.


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

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