[webkit-gtk] Printing from Flatpak not working

Michael Catanzaro mcatanzaro at igalia.com
Mon May 6 05:15:28 PDT 2019

On Mon, May 6, 2019 at 6:39 AM, Michael Gratton <mike at vee.net> wrote:
> Yup, but support for that landed in both the portal and GTK ages ago. 
> If you're using GtkPrintOperation per the docs[0] it will Just 
> Work™, but WebKitGTK has its own WebKitPrintOperation class 
> (presumably to support the renderer being out of process) which 
> doesn't seem to derive from it.

I don't think there's going to be any way to work around this simpler 
than just fixing the bug. It might require that we use the portal D-Bus 
API directly in WebKitPrintOperation.

Other things that are still broken in flatpak:

 * Battery status (timers are never throttled, WebKit will eat your 
 * Desktop notifications


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