[wpe-webkit] WPE WebKit 2.30.0 released

Adrian Perez de Castro aperez at igalia.com
Fri Sep 11 08:31:50 PDT 2020

WPE WebKit 2.30.0 is available for download at:

https://wpewebkit.org/releases/wpewebkit-2.30.0.tar.xz (20.1 MiB)
   md5sum: b91b85b645061189765a9455a0539df1
   sha1sum: 243f2759f6fd06fdaefa84cbfa80e49559fbd14b
   sha256sum: d1a99383ac3344195d09b4a4256c15dc5269c8585b3d836f43a057e60bb6f460

This is the first stable release in the 2.30 series.

## Highlights of the WPE WebKit 2.30.0 release

- Add Intelligent Tracking Prevention (ITP) support.
- Add support for CSS backdrop filters.
- Add support for the Notification Web API.
- Add support for video formats in <img> elements.
- Add support for rendering many user interface controls (scroll bars,
  progress bars, spin buttons, menu lists, sliders, etc.)
- Add API to allow applications to handle the HTTP authentication
  credential storage.
- Add API to handle the video autoplay policy, which defaults to
  disallow autoplaying videos which contain an audio track.
- Add API to configure and handle Service Worker registrations.
- Add API to mute sound generated by a web view.
- Use a mobile User-Agent string on tablets and handheld devices.

## 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 use
you may:

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

- Browse the bug list at https://bugs.webkit.org
  A bug report with a minimal, reproducible test cases is often just
  as valuable as a patch.

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

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

## Thanks

Thanks to all the contributors who made this release possible.

The WPE WebKit Team,
September 11th, 2020

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