[wpe-webkit] WPE WebKit 2.21.92 released!

aperez at igalia.com aperez at igalia.com
Thu Sep 6 17:17:56 PDT 2018

WPE WebKit 2.21.92 is available for download at:

https://wpewebkit.org/releases/wpewebkit-2.21.92.tar.xz (15.1MB)
   md5sum: c5fcb3768067978741d8e72b1055ab8b
   sha1sum: 959bcf32702739f518c077964b003c5d0e8e8dc2
   sha256sum: 8ee366915aaf4f97950889863ac9951d21d94cae9c5f09d5f8e6efeb92069746

This is a development release leading toward 2.22 series.

What's new in the WPE WebKit 2.21.92 release?

  - New MiniBrowser for WPE, which can be enabled at build time.
  - Add warn_unused_result attribute to some JavaScriptCore GLib APIs.
  - Fix the build in mips64.
  - Add new API to inject/register user content in isolated worlds.
  - Add more API to JSCException to handle column number, convert exception to string, get the exception backtrace,
    create exceptions with a custom error name and report exception message with full details.
  - Fix excessive CPU usage when getting the process memory footprint.
  - Fix several crashes and rendering issues.

What is WPE WebKit?

WPE WebKit is an embeddable port of the WebKit rendering engine.
Offering WebKit's full functionality through a set of GObject-based
APIs, it is suitable for projects requiring any kind of web
integration, from hybrid HTML/CSS applications to full-fledged web

More information

If you want to know more about the project or get in touch with us
you may:

- Visit our website at https://wpewebkit.org, or the upstream
  site at https://www.webkit.org. People interested in contributing
  should read: https://www.webkit.org/coding/contributing.html.

- Browse the bug list at https://bugs.webkit.org, WPE WebKit bugs are
  typically prefixed by "[WPE]." A bug report with a minimal,
  reproducible test case is often just as valuable as a patch.

- Join the #webkit IRC channel at irc.freenode.net.

- Subscribe to the WPE WebKit mailing list,
  https://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo/webkit-wpe, or the
  WebKit development mailing list,


Thanks to all the contributors who made possible this release, they
are far too many to list!

The WPE WebKit team,
September 07, 2018

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