[webkit-gtk] WebKitGTK+ 2.19.90 released!

Carlos Garcia Campos cgarcia at igalia.com
Mon Feb 5 03:53:44 PST 2018

WebKitGTK+ 2.19.90 is available for download at:

https://webkitgtk.org/releases/webkitgtk-2.19.90.tar.xz (15.9MB)
   md5sum: 3e72c6a2f644dab8033dbc4e992ce4a8
   sha1sum: 1ed0dce02eb46949defb9cdb32fa5ca8b559688f
   sha256sum: 18819bdf6660ce49609ca2bcc46572ae7a1fb657e1296adc4f199869ed43542b

This is a development release leading toward 2.20 series.

What's new in the WebKitGTK+ 2.19.90 release?

  - WebSockets use system proxy settings now (requires libsoup 2.61.90).
  - Show the context menu on long-press gesture.
  - Add support for Shift + mouse scroll to scroll horizontally.
  - Fix zoom gesture to actually zoom instead of changing the page scale.
  - Implement support for Graphics ARIA roles.
  - Make sleep inhibitors work under Flatpak.
  - Add get element CSS value command to WebDriver.
  - Fix a crash aftter a swipe gesture.
  - Fix several crashes and rendering issues.

What is WebKitGTK+?

WebKitGTK+ is the GNOME platform port of the WebKit rendering engine.
Offering WebKit's full functionality through a set of GObject-based
APIs, it is suitable for projects requiring any kind of web
integration, from hybrid HTML/CSS applications to full-fledged web


gtk+ >= 3.6.0
glib >= 2.36
libsoup >= 2.42.0
cairo >= 1.10.2
libxml >= 2.8.0
libxslt >= 1.1.7
HarfBuzz >= 0.9.2
fontconfig >= 2.8.0
FreeType2 >= 2.4.2

Depending on your configuration options WebKitGTK+ may also depend on:

gtk+ >= 2.24.10
GObject introspection
GeoClue >= 2.1.5
cairo-gl >= 1.10.2

More information

If you want to know more about the project or get in touch with us
you may:

- Visit our website at https://www.webkitgtk.org, or the upstream
  site at https://www.webkit.org. People interested in contributing
  should read: https://www.webkit.org/coding/contributing.html.

- Browse the bug list at https://bugs.webkit.org, WebKitGTK+ bugs are
  typically prefixed by "[GTK]." A bug report with a minimal,
  reproducible test case is often just as valuable as a patch.

- Join the #webkit and #webkitgtk+ IRC channels at irc.freenode.net.

- Subscribe to the WebKitGTK+ mailing list,
  https://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo/webkit-gtk, or the
  WebKit development mailing list,


Thanks to all the contributors who made possible this release, they
are far too many to list!

The WebKitGTK+ team,
February 05, 2018
Carlos Garcia Campos
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