[webkit-gtk] HTML5 video performance

Michael Catanzaro mcatanzaro at igalia.com
Fri Sep 2 05:28:02 PDT 2016

On Fri, 2016-09-02 at 13:43 +0200, Sven Schwedas wrote:
> Hi,
> When playing back videos via WebkitGTK (2.4.11 /Midori 0.5.11), we're
> seeing massive performance degradations compared to plain gst-play –
> <10% CPU load compared to 40% CPU load on an i5-2520M (with VAAPI
> enabled), and ~30% compared to 100%+ stutter on an AMD GX-210HA APU
> (with VDPAU enabled) for FHD h.264 videos (on otherwise completely
> empty
> test pages).


Sorry, this ancient and insecure version of WebKit is no longer
supported. You should not use Midori and test with modern WebKitGTK+
2.12.4. Ask again if you still have issues with modern WebKit.


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