[webkit-gtk] Custom Filechooser dialog

Martin Robinson martin.james.robinson at gmail.com
Mon Feb 6 09:17:48 PST 2012

On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 7:44 AM, Simon Schampijer <simon at schampijer.de> wrote:

> - is the approach above with a 'upload-requested' signal a good one that you
> would consider of adding as public API or are there other better approaches
> to solve the issue of having a custom file-chooser?

I think it makes a lot of sense. There's some kind of generic "run an
open panel" signal that the WebKit layer gets. We could pipe that out
to a WebKitWebView signal.

> - is this an easy addition for someone familiar with the codebase? Is there
> someone willing to do it or do I have to try and rip my hair out and write
> an ugly patch first? :)

It's a little hairy to get and build WebKit, but you can always drop
by the channel and ask for help. :) There's also a lot of good


> - API additions for webkit vs webkit2?

It'd make sense to have it in both ports actually.


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