[webkit-gtk] Gamepad Support
mcatanzaro at igalia.com
Mon Oct 16 18:16:25 PDT 2017
All the Linux gamepad code was removed in
http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/220532/webkit since it was never
enabled by default and never updated to use Apple's new gamepad code
instead of Google's older code.
Of course, all the cross-platform gamepad support still exists. It just
needs to be implemented for the GTK and WPE ports.
I think we'd be fine with adding a dependency on your gamepad library
as long as (a) it uses either a BSD/MIT style or LGPLv2+ (not LGPLv3+
and not GPL) license, and (b) as long as it's optional, so that distros
can turn it off if they don't ship it yet. This means you'd need to use
WEBKIT_OPTION_DEFINE to make ENABLE_GAMEPAD a public option in
I think all the code you'd need to modify is under
Source/WebCore/platform/gamepad and Source/WebKit/UIProcess/Gamepad.
There's gamepad code in a few other places, but it all looks
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