[webkit-gtk] which compositor webkitgtk use? Did the webkitgtk needs "weston" or other 3rd party compositor implementation?
mcatanzaro at igalia.com
Thu Jun 7 08:07:58 PDT 2018
On Thu, Jun 7, 2018 at 2:44 AM, tugouxp <13824125580 at 163.com> wrote:
> from the code above, it seems the webkitgtk create its own display
> device and as a server, waiting for client connection.
> so , did this mean the webkitgtk has its own compositor
> implementation instead?
> and can be run without weston ?
And no! WebKit's compositor is a *nested* compositor run by the UI
process. Each WebKitWebProcess is a Wayland client of the UI process.
But the UI process is still itself a Wayland client of whatever
compositor your desktop is using (Weston, mutter, etc.).
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