[webkit-gtk] [webkit-help] Open and query generic SQLite3 database from WebKitGTK

Eduardo Felipe eduardofelipe87 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 22 13:48:17 PDT 2011

Hi Caner,

thanks for the answer but what I'm looking for is not client side
storage. I want to be able to access a preexisting database on the
filesystem, one that was created by another program. That's why I
mentioned security issues.


Eduardo Felipe.

On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 5:19 PM, Caner Altinbasak
<caner.altinbasak at gmail.com> wrote:
> You can use HTML5 Client-Side Data Storage.
> http://www.webkit.org/blog/126/webkit-does-html5-client-side-database-storage/
> On 22 March 2011 20:09, Eduardo Felipe <eduardofelipe87 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello!
>> I have an application using a WebKitGTK+ WebKitWebView to render and
>> process data.
>> I'm trying to write as much of the it in JavaScript as possible, so I
>> would like to be able to query a sqlite3 database on the filesystem
>> using JavaScript.
>> Please note that this is a custom application, not a browser, and it's
>> loading only local resources, so security is not an issue. Also if
>> it's possible on ports other than GTK it's ok, I can look how it's
>> done and port that over.
>> Thanks in advance,
>> Eduardo Felipe.
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