Monday, December 05, 2011

Accelerated Composting in WebKitGtk+

During the WebKitGkt+ hackfest 2011, I have worked on applying Accelerated Compositing to WebKitGtk+ with Clutter. It started working like the webkit-clutter port, so I was able to run the same demo in GtkLauncher as follows:



This is not upstreamed yet, but I am now getting the patches reviewed. Gustavo and Martin are helping me to make more good patches. Thanks!

I think that this hackfest was done successfully. You can check more news about the WebKitGtk+ hackfest from other blog posts:
http://blogs.igalia.com/juanjo/2011/12/04/webkitgtk-hackfest-wrap-up/
http://blogs.igalia.com/juanjo/2011/11/17/announcing-the-webkitgtk-hackfest-2011/
http://www.hadess.net/search/label/hackfest

Finally, I would like to thank my employer Collabora, Igalia and mainly the GNOME Foundation for helping us to attend the hackfest. See you at the next hackfest!