Browsers and Client-side Web Technologies
Igalia leads the development of essential projects and components in the areas of web rendering and browsers. We have the most WebKit, Chromium/Blink and Firefox expertise found in the consulting business, including many reviewers and committers.
WebKit is a cross-platform, Free Software web rendering engine. It is used everywhere from major Web browsers to embedded platforms. Our numerous contributions to the WebKit project include more than 3500 commits and 2000 reviews since 2009 leading critical areas of the project like the GStreamer media backend, the cairo 2D graphics backend, the libsoup network backend, the ATK accessibility backend and new web technologies like CSS grid layout. Igalia is also the maintainer of the GTK+ port that provides a high quality API for embedders based on the GNOME platform.
Blink started in 2013 as a fork of WebKit. It's currently used by Chrome browser and it's being adopted by other embedders. Since the transition to Blink for a WebKit developer is quite easy and natural, Igalia currently counts with several Blink committers actively working in the project.
Our developers are not only WebKit/Blink experts, they are engineers with solid backgrounds in embedded, graphics, UI design and multimedia. They integrate WebKit in user-oriented environments like the GNOME platform, where we drive the web development effort and maintain its flagship web browser, Epiphany.
As maintainers of the GTK+ and WPE ports of WebKit we have considerable experience creating, maintaining and optimizing ports of WebKit, as well as designing high level APIs for embedders.
- GStreamer & Web
I’ve devoted some of my time at Igalia to get a newer version of Chromium running on the GENIVI Development Platform (GDP). Since the last update, there have been news regarding Wayland support in Chromium. My colleagues Antonio, Maksim and …...
Last week I was in Berlin for the CSS Working Group (CSSWG) face-to-face meeting representing Igalia, member of the CSSWG since last year. Igalia has been working on the open web platform for many years, where we help our customers with the implementation...
Early this year I was working on unprefixing the CSS Grid Layout gutter properties. The properties were originally named grid-column-gap and grid-row-gap, together with the grid-gap shorthand. The CSS Working Group (CSSWG) decided to remove the grid-...
Last week I attended the Web Engines Hackfest. The event was sponsored by Igalia (also hosting the event), Adobe and Collabora. As usual I spent most of the time working on the WebKitGTK+ GStreamer backend and Sebastian Dröge kindly joined and...
Are you tired of waiting for ages to build large C++ projects like WebKit? Slow headers are generally the problem. Your C++ source code file #includes a few headers, all those headers #include more, and those headers #include more, and more, and more, and...
7 edits in trunk REGRESSION(r230950): [GTK] WebKit::CoordinatedBackingStoreTile::setBackBuffer(): WebKitWebProcess killed by SIGSEGV (ASSERTION FAILED: it != m_tiles.end()) https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186206 Source/WebCore: Unreviewed...Michael Catanzaro22/06/2018
3 edits in trunk/Source/ThirdParty [WPE][GTK] Update xdgmime https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186907 Reviewed by Carlos Garcia Campos. Only one change, fixes...Michael Catanzaro22/06/2018
2 edits in trunk/Tools [Tools] add a --debug option to test262/Runner.pm for buildbots https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186113 Reviewed by Michael Saboff. test262-runner runs Debug builds by default, but this allows us to be explicit about...Caitlin Potter21/06/2018
2 edits in trunk/Source/WebCore Bad optional access in WebCore::ContentSecurityPolicySource::portMatches https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186535 Reviewed by Daniel Bates. Make sure the ports have explicit values before dereferencing...Michael Catanzaro21/06/2018
Changeset in webkit : [GTK] WebDriver: allow applying host-specific TLS certificates for ...