WebKitGTK+ 2.19.92 released
Posted on: 03/06/2018 10:42 AM

WebKitGTK+ 2.19.92 has been released

WebKitGTK+ 2.19.92 released

WebKitGTK+ 2.19.92 is available for download at:

https://webkitgtk.org/releases/webkitgtk-2.19.92.tar.xz (15.8MB)
md5sum: 020fac7574e076008ae92526249128b9
sha1sum: f2d5bccc236ae9bf75a5e7fb39ac91dfe81164d8
sha256sum: 22b79a525376d09e7a6acc8becffabbac1759906592375767216b9b2c0d871e8

This is a development release leading toward 2.20 series.

What's new in the WebKitGTK+ 2.19.92 release?

- Ensure DNS prefetching cannot be re-enabled if disabled by settings.
- Fix seek sometimes not working.
- Fix rendering of emojis that were using the wrong scale factor in some cases.
- Fix rendering of combining enclosed keycap.
- Fix rendering scale of some layers in HiDPI.
- Fix a crash in Wayland when closing the web view.
- Fix crashes upower crashes when running inside a chroot or on systems with broken dbus/upower.
- Fix memory leaks in GStreamer media backend when using GStreamer 1.14.
- Fix the build with Enchant 2.x.
- Fix several crashes and rendering issues.
- Translation updates: Indonesian.

What is WebKitGTK+?

WebKitGTK+ is the GNOME platform 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


gtk+ >= 3.6.0
glib >= 2.36
libsoup >= 2.42.0
cairo >= 1.10.2
libxml >= 2.8.0
libxslt >= 1.1.7
HarfBuzz >= 0.9.2
fontconfig >= 2.8.0
FreeType2 >= 2.4.2

Depending on your configuration options WebKitGTK+ may also depend on:

gtk+ >= 2.24.10
GObject introspection
GeoClue >= 2.1.5
cairo-gl >= 1.10.2

More information

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

- Visit our website at https://www.webkitgtk.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, WebKitGTK+ bugs are
typically prefixed by "[GTK]." A bug report with a minimal,
reproducible test case is often just as valuable as a patch.

- Join the #webkit and #webkitgtk+ IRC channels at irc.freenode.net.

- Subscribe to the WebKitGTK+ mailing list,
https://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo/webkit-gtk, or the
WebKit development mailing list,


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

The WebKitGTK+ team,
March 06, 2018
Carlos Garcia Campos

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