Use of plugins in WebView

Peter Zhelezniakov peter.zhelezniakov at
Mon Nov 18 06:01:20 PST 2013

> How impossible would be the use of plugins such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader
> or the Mac OS X embedded PDF preview in Safari for WebView? Does the
> embedded WebKit engine include an implementation of that plugin API or has
> that been omitted?

It has been omitted. The hardest part is to funnel all the rendering a 
plugin does through Prism. Not sure if that is at all possible. (Some 
plugins may just expect to be given a HWND for example)

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