Michael Catanzaro

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Igalian since 2015.

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Michael Catanzaro 21/07/2018

On Flatpak Nightlies

Here’s a little timeline of some fun we had with the GNOME master Flatpak runtime last week: Tuesday, July 10: a bad runtime build is published.  Trying to start any application results in error while loading shared libraries: libdw.so.1: cannot...

Michael Catanzaro 05/06/2018

Security vulnerability in Epiphany Technology Preview

If you use Epiphany Technology Preview, please update immediately and ensure you have revision 3.29.2-26 or newer. We discovered and resolved a vulnerability that allowed websites to access internal Epiphany features and thereby exfiltrate passwords from...

Michael Catanzaro 28/05/2018

Thoughts on Flatpak after four months of Epiphany Technology Preview

It’s been four months since I announced Epiphany Technology Preview — which I’ve been using as my main browser ever since — and five months since I announced the availability of a stable channel via Flatpak. For the most part,...

Michael Catanzaro 17/02/2018

On Compiling WebKit (now twice as fast!)

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...

Michael Catanzaro 16/02/2018

On Python Shebangs

So, how do you write a shebang for a Python program? Let’s first set aside the python2/python3 issue and focus on whether to use env. Which of the following is correct? #!/usr/bin/env python #!/usr/bin/python The first option seems to work in all...

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Changeset in webkit [234982]: [SOUP] Handle OAuth authentication after r234912 ...

2 edits in trunk/Source/WebCore [SOUP] Handle OAuth authentication after r234912 ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=188651 Reviewed by Carlos Garcia Campos. Update this switch to consider the new OAuth enum value added in r234912. I suppose...

Michael Catanzaro17/08/2018

Changeset in webkit [234981]: Unreviewed, rolling out r234259. Caused excessive CPU usage Reverted ...

9 edits in trunk/Source/WebKit Unreviewed, rolling out r234259. Caused excessive CPU usage Reverted changeset: "[GTK][WPE] Improve the way request...

Michael Catanzaro17/08/2018

Changeset in webkit [234926]: [l10n] Updated Polish translation of WebKitGTK+ for 2.22 ...

2 edits in trunk/Source/WebCore/platform/gtk/po [l10n] Updated Polish translation of WebKitGTK+ for 2.22 ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=188652 Patch by Piotr Drąg on 2018-08-16 Rubber-stamped by Michael Catanzaro. pl.po:

Michael Catanzaro16/08/2018

Changeset in webkit [234887]: [WPE][GTK] WaylandCompositor fails to properly remove surface from its ...

5 edits in trunk/Source [WPE][GTK] WaylandCompositor fails to properly remove surface from its page map ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=188520 Reviewed by Alex Christensen. Source/WebKit: willDestroySurface overwrites the surface...

Michael Catanzaro15/08/2018

Changeset in webkit [234805]: Unreviewed, silence "enumeral and non-enumeral type in conditional ...

2 edits in trunk/Source/WebKit Unreviewed, silence "enumeral and non-enumeral type in conditional expression" warning UIProcess/WebPageProxy.cpp: (WebKit::WebPageProxy::dispatchActivityStateChange):

Michael Catanzaro13/08/2018