HEADS-UP: [9] New WebKit + compiler upgrade for FX 9

Mike Hearn mike at plan99.net
Tue Feb 24 12:24:03 UTC 2015

I see, thanks for the background Anton. I haven't used WebView in my own
app (partly because it's security sensitive) so didn't realise how
integrated the control is! That's indeed a very impressive level of

It's possible I'm over-thinking this. Disabling JavaScript is probably
enough to satisfy many use cases with acceptable levels of security.

Alternatively, occasionally I look around for a pure-Java HTML/CSS
rendering engine. But most of the ones I've found are quite primitive.

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