[webkit-gtk] add data chunks to received-data signal callback ?

Jérémy Lal kapouer at melix.org
Wed Oct 8 12:14:35 PDT 2014

Le mercredi 08 octobre 2014 à 16:04 -0300, Gustavo Noronha Silva a
écrit :
> On Dom, 2014-08-31 at 23:31 +0200, Jérémy Lal wrote:
> > webkit_web_resource_get_data is used to get a response data, but in case
> > of big files, video for example, it can easily eats a lot of memory.
> > The "received-data" signal would be a very nice place to receive the
> > data chunks as they are downloaded. Is this possible or does it goes
> > against webkit architecture ?
> Hmm. I think it could be. Perhaps what we need is a way of getting an
> InputStream out of WebResource, so you could use the regular read
> operations to fetch the contents, how about that?

Looks good to me... i'll happily test it to stream the data to my
node-webkitgtk module :)


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