[webkit-qt] QtScript dependency optional?

Benjamin Poulain benjamin.poulain at nokia.com
Mon Jan 17 07:43:42 PST 2011

On 01/17/2011 04:14 PM, ext Konstantin Tokarev wrote:
> 14.01.2011, 21:38, "Benjamin Poulain"<benjamin.poulain at nokia.com>:
>> On 01/14/2011 07:30 PM, ext Konstantin Tokarev wrote:
>>>>   Long term QtWebKit will depends on QtScript for the bridge. To avoid
>>>>   inconsistencies and regressions, I think it would be more reasonable to
>>>>   guard the functions of the bridge with #ifndef QT_NO_SCRIPT.
>>>   Do you mean it's OK to disable whole class QtInstance? (AFAIU, its main
>>>   method is getQtInstance, and from your words it should be disabled)
>> Yep, #ifdef the public methods, and do not compile the classes of the
>> bridge.
> I've submitted https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=52469
> But Simon does not like this idea.
> Or have I misunderstood something?

Simon just told me that QtScript is gonna be a hard dependancy in the 
future, not just needed for the APIs as I thought.

So it does not make sense to enable such build options for WebKit.

I will try to get Simon to look at his emails so he can comment on this :)


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