[webkit-gtk] MainSoup Access

Michael Catanzaro mcatanzaro at igalia.com
Wed Nov 9 09:09:30 PST 2016

On Wed, 2016-11-09 at 12:07 -0300, Victor Lucero wrote:
> Hi.
>  Some time ago i was planing to move from WK1GTK to WK2GTK but my
> main
> concern is the access to the MainSoup instance (so i can add hooks
> for web
> timing  latency,dns,ssl,first byte ) sadly in the Docs there is no
> reference to a MainSoup.
>  I remember someone said that in the extension api this may be
> possible,
> but the docs dont mention it.
> can this be done?

No, it can never be possible. The SoupSession lives in the network
process and we have no intention of adding network process extensions.
You will have to contribute new APIs for each of the use-cases you
need. Sorry for the bad news,


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