new webkitgtk incremental release for F12

Kevin Fenzi kevin at
Fri Dec 11 20:17:53 UTC 2009

On Fri, 11 Dec 2009 12:02:04 -0800
Adam Williamson <awilliam at> wrote:

> On Fri, 2009-12-11 at 12:38 -0600, Adam Miller wrote:
> > There is currently a new incremental release to webkitgtk (the
> > current release in F12 is 1.1.15-3, latest is 1.1.15-4) and I
> > wanted to shoot out to the list to find out if there is anything
> > that would need a new build against webkitgtk if I were to build
> > the latest as a potential stable update for F12 (possibly
> > pywebkitgtk and/or $other?).
> > 
> > I've done a scratch build and tested with Midori which has been a
> > positive experience so far, so if there are any other alternative
> > web browsers that use webkitgtk they should work as well against
> > the new build, but testing is always best.
> Isn't the Epiphany in F12 the webkit version?


> I think kazehakase may use it too, but not 100% sure. And I think
> quite a lot of bits of GNOME use webkit for HTML rendering these days.
> A quick-n-dirty check gives:
> [adamw at adam Download]$ repoquery --whatrequires


Note that this update does not change ABI. 
It's a stable bugfix release only... 

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