[webkit-help] understand basic codeflow of webkit

Thiago Marcos P. Santos tmpsantos at gmail.com
Mon Feb 25 11:10:05 PST 2013

On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 2:54 PM, navan webkitfreak
<webkitfreak at gmail.com> wrote:
> what is the relation between shared, uiprocess , webprocess and shared  of
> webkit2 code wise. Exactly what happens in each process and which are .cpp
> files in webkit responsible for communication between them?

Details about UIProcess x WebProcess you can find here:

The communication between these processes is done using the CoreIPC:

It has a code generator that generates that parses *.messages.in files
and generate code for making the messaging passing more friendly.


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