[webkit-qt] [announce] QtWebKit 2.2 tp1

Alexis Menard alexis.menard at openbossa.org
Mon May 2 13:46:43 PDT 2011

Well before tagging the TP I wanted to make sure it compiles and
supported platforms :D.

Did you tag?

If not perfect, we can checkout the branch make the build fixes if
needed and tag :D.

Any feedback?

On Mon, May 2, 2011 at 5:35 PM, Ademar Reis <ademar.reis at openbossa.org> wrote:
> Hi everybody.
> Today we created an experimental branch from trunk which we plan to
> use as the base for QtWebKit-2.2. We're declaring it our first TP
> (technology preview).
> As some of you may already know, QtWebKit-2.2 will be supported on all
> Qt platforms and is planned for the end of this semester (in 2-3
> months from now). It's a fresh branch from trunk, so it includes a lot
> of new features and developments, accumulated for about a year since
> the last releases were branched (2.0 and 2.1 were branched 15 and 11
> months ago, respectively).
> We want QtWebKit-2.2 to be our best release ever and to reach that
> goal we need contributions and feedback from all the community.
> Feedback on different platforms and build scenarios are particularly
> welcome.
> Later this week we'll share more of the roadmap for QtWebKit-2.2. We
> plan to have one more TP and a couple of betas before we declare it a
> RC. To reach beta status, we need it building and passing basic tests
> on all platforms.
> The branch is on gitorious, as usual:
> https://gitorious.org/+qtwebkit-developers/webkit/qtwebkit
> WARNING: I had to leave the office and let the git push running... It
> should be up in one hour, hopefully ;-)
> The SVN revision is 85508.
> Information about the 2.2 release(s) will be in this wiki page:
> http://trac.webkit.org/wiki/QtWebKitRelease22
> Build and test instructions are also available, please check our main wiki:
> http://trac.webkit.org/wiki/QtWebKit
> Finally, please consider this branch experimental and have in mind
> that we're branching to prepare our build/test environment, but this
> branch may, later this week, move forward (as in git merge <some later
> trunk revision>). It'll depend on the test results and what happens on
> trunk. We'll let you know, naturally.
> Happy hacking and testing. :-)
> Thanks,
>   - Ademar
> --
> Ademar de Souza Reis Jr. <ademar.reis at openbossa.org>
> OpenBossa - Instituto Nokia de Tecnologia
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Alexis Menard
Software Engineer
INdT Recife Brazil

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