HEADS-UP: plan to integrate a newer WebKit into 9-dev next week.

Jonathan Giles jonathan.giles at oracle.com
Mon May 30 20:00:40 UTC 2016

I'm not involved in WebKit work at all (so I'm no authority on this), but it sounds like what you're asking is already answered in Kevin's email that you quoted.

-- Jonathan
Sent from a touch device. Please excuse my brevity.

On 31 May 2016 07:52:25 GMT+12:00, Matthieu BROUILLARD <matthieu at brouillard.fr> wrote:
>Sorry previous mail sent before fully written. :-(
>Will this enhancement be backported to JDK8?
>On Wed, May 11, 2016 at 12:20 AM, Kevin Rushforth <
>kevin.rushforth at oracle.com> wrote:
>> All,
>> As a heads-up, we plan to push an updated WebKit to FX 9-dev early
>> week [1]. If there are no build problems, they will be integrated to
>> master the following week for jdk-9+119. We then plan to backport the
>> WebKit (to keep them in sync) to 8u-dev a couple weeks later.
>> The only new tool needed to build this is CMake [2] version 3.4 or
>> (we will use 3.4.1 to build).
>> Let me know if you have any questions.
>> -- Kevin
>> [1] https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8156698
>> [2] http://cmake.org/

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