WebKitGTK+ 2.20.0 released
Posted on: 03/12/2018 06:32 PM

WebKitGTK+ 2.20.0 has been released

WebKitGTK+ 2.20.0 released


WebKitGTK+ 2.20.0 is available for download at:

https://webkitgtk.org/releases/webkitgtk-2.20.0.tar.xz (15.8MB)
md5sum: 51cc47345c3ec53802718cd6fc9b746f
sha1sum: f1e021318f06085fff5455667459bf26716d610f
sha256sum: 57f640f720bd9a8a7207f3321cf803a15c2f207b4e7b75ff1be17bc1eeb00a3c

This is the first stable release in the 2.20 series.

Highlights of the WebKitGTK+ 2.20.0 release
===========================================

- New API to retrieve and delete cookies with WebKitCookieManager.
- New web process API to detect when form is submitted via JavaScript.
- Several improvements and fixes in the touch/gestures support.
- Support for the "system" CSS font family.
- Complex text rendering improvements and fixes.
- Added a low power mode.
- More complete and spec compliant WebDriver implementation.

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
browsers.

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,
https://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo/webkit-dev

Thanks
======

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

The WebKitGTK+ team,
March 12, 2018



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