[webkit-gtk] WebKitGTK+ 2.22.2 released!

Adrian Perez de Castro aperez at igalia.com
Fri Sep 21 13:44:14 PDT 2018

WebKitGTK+ 2.22.2 is available for download at:

https://webkitgtk.org/releases/webkitgtk-2.22.2.tar.xz (16.0MB)
   md5sum: 207d50d313c07b03726f3a7f22643934
   sha1sum: ff0c40e81e240aa0743f7e6483f175defebd1417
   sha256sum: 345487d4d1896e711683f951d1e09387d3b90d7cf59295c0e634af7f515e99ba

This is a bug fix release in the stable 2.22 series.

What's new in the WebKitGTK+ 2.22.2 release?

  - Several fixes for video playback with media source extensions (MSE).
    This allows using WebM support for YouTube, which no longer works through
    regular video source. Note that MSE is still disabled by default and
    webkit_settings_set_enable_mediasource() has to be used to enable the
  - Fix the build when only Wayland support is enabled and X11 headers are
    not available.

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

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,
September 21, 2018

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