[wpe-webkit] WPE WebKit 2.42.1 released

Carlos Garcia Campos cgarcia at igalia.com
Thu Sep 28 01:56:42 PDT 2023

WPE WebKit 2.42.1 is available for download at:

https://wpewebkit.org/releases/wpewebkit-2.42.1.tar.xz (35.1 MiB)
   md5sum: 82b6c35797d3e640ed3c5e354d030dea
   sha1sum: 6cb97b1d261ca47185f49a3b016586b825a5c750
   sha256sum: 18a2cf547a503420f4cb8f523a2f4c24b4dc2773abbe74c7d585e6d23cb27bac

This is the first bug fix release in the stable 2.42 series.

## What's new in WPE WebKit 2.42.1?

- Fix enable-html5-database setting to properly enable/disable IndexedDB API.
- Fix the build with GBM disabled.
- Fix rendering on the Raspberry Pi.
- 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 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 chat at #wpe channel at irc.oftc.net, or the #wpe:matrix.org room

- Subscribe to the webkit-wpe at lists.webkit.org mailing list,
  or the WebKit general development mailing list

## Thanks

Thanks to all the contributors who made this release possible.

The WPE WebKit Team,
September 28th, 2023

Carlos Garcia Campos

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