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 [237109]: Add new files missing from previous commit. * ...

2 edits6 adds in trunk Add new files missing from previous commit. Source/cmake/FindLibseccomp.cmake: Added.

Michael Catanzaro15/10/2018

Changeset in webkit [237107]: [GTK][WPE] Implement subprocess sandboxing ...

24 edits in trunk [GTK][WPE] Implement subprocess sandboxing ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=188568 Patch by Patrick Griffis on 2018-10-15 Reviewed by Michael Catanzaro. .: Add ENABLE_BUBBLEWRAP_SANDBOX option for...

Michael Catanzaro15/10/2018

Changeset in webkit [236985]: [WPE][GTK] Complex text crashes with harfbuzz 1.8.8 ...

2 edits in trunk/Source/WebCore [WPE][GTK] Complex text crashes with harfbuzz 1.8.8 ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=190409 Reviewed by Žan Doberšek. We discovered that harfbuzz 1.8.8 breaks WebKit by changing the ownership semantics...

Michael Catanzaro09/10/2018

Changeset in webkit [236834]: ENABLE(ASSERT) used in grid code when !ASSERT_DISABLED is desired ...

3 edits in trunk/Source/WebCore ENABLE(ASSERT) used in grid code when !ASSERT_DISABLED is desired ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=190145 Reviewed by Javier Fernandez. Replace ENABLE(ASSERT), which doesn't exist, with...

Michael Catanzaro04/10/2018

Changeset in webkit [236833]: Convert tests to use navigation client ...

3 edits in trunk/Tools Convert tests to use navigation client ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=190153 Reviewed by Alex Christensen. Convert these tests from PagePolicyClient and PageLoaderClient to...

Michael Catanzaro04/10/2018