[webkit-help] webkit_web_view_load_html ignoring css files

Benjamin Poulain benjamin at webkit.org
Thu Jan 16 13:35:15 PST 2014

Hi Sami,

You should try email webkit-gtk instead of webkit-help, all the GTK
experts are on webkit-gtk.

On 16/01/2014 09:00, sami wagiaalla wrote:
> I am working on porting the Eclipse SWT browser from WebKit1 to
> WebKit2 and i am having trouble with this function
> webkit_web_view_load_html.
> It seems that if I load a page using webkit_web_view_load_uri it works
> fine but if I try to load the content of that page via
> webkit_web_view_load_html only part of the content is loaded; some
> images and all CSS is ignored.
> This is the content of the page I am trying to load:
> http://fpaste.org/69014/89115313/ (I can construct a smaller example
> of that helps)
> As base_uri I provide "file:///"
> I tried listening for load errors but there were none.
> Any help would be greatly appreciated
Given the content, I suspect you are hitting security restrictions
preventing the load of local files.


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