[webkit-gtk] WebKitGTK+ 2.22.6 released!

Adrian Perez de Castro aperez at igalia.com
Fri Feb 8 15:01:29 PST 2019

WebKitGTK+ 2.22.6 is available for download at:

https://webkitgtk.org/releases/webkitgtk-2.22.6.tar.xz (16.0MB)
   md5sum: 7c21a30f7f078f0b712caf0c7ee966a4
   sha1sum: 26a8f8951da03aa4dfc2c25257b6899ea3c2558f
   sha256sum: df90db9c0db0a2072b945fa3e1d45865922bd686c4659cce6cb5897ce357c85b

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

What's new in the WebKitGTK+ 2.22.6 release?

  - Make kinetic scrolling slow down smoothly when reaching the ends of
    pages, instead of abruptly, to better match the GTK+ behaviour.
  - Fix Web inspector magnifier under Wayland.
  - Fix garbled rendering of some websites (e.g. YouTube) while scrolling
    under X11.
  - Fix several crashes, race conditions, 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

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 09, 2019

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