[webkit-help] Webkit render to buffer

Brent Fulgham bfulgham at gmail.com
Tue May 11 12:18:06 PDT 2010

Hi Chris,

On Tue, May 11, 2010 at 9:07 AM, Chris Hatko <chatko at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm using webkit cairo build and I'd like to have the webkit render
> output into a buffer/byte array (for example in RGBA format) instead
> of of drawing to a window. Is there any existing API to do this? Any
> pointers on what classes I should look at?

If you are using the Windows Cairo build, you should be able to use
the WebFrame's "paintDocumentRectToContext" function (passing it a
suitable device context).

This won't give you borders/headers/footers for e.g., print preview,
but it should give you the page contents.


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