Frédéric Wang

French hacker from Paris, working on the Web Platform.

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Frédéric Wang 06/10/2016

Fonts at the Web Engines Hackfest 2016

Last week I travelled to Galicia for one of the regular gatherings organized by Igalia. It was a great pleasure to meet again all the Igalians and friends. Moreover, this time was a bit special since we celebrated our 15th anniversary :-) Photo...

Frédéric Wang 13/07/2016

MathML Improvements in WebKit

In a previous blog post, I explained the work made by Igalia’s web platform team to refactor WebKit’s MathML layout classes. I stated that although some rendering improvements were a nice side effect, the main goal of the first phase was really to...

Frédéric Wang 09/07/2016

MathML Refactoring in WebKit

Introduction If you follow WebKit developments, you are certainly aware that Igalia has been working on WebKit’s MathML implementation for some time. More recently, effort has been made to write a clean implementation addressing issues reported...

Frédéric Wang 16/04/2016

OpenType MATH in HarfBuzz

TL;DR: • Work is in progress to add OpenType MATH support in HarfBuzz and will be instrumental for many math rendering engines relying on that library, including browsers. • For stretchy operators, an efficient way to determine...

Frédéric Wang 20/12/2015

MathML at the Web Engines Hackfest 2015

Hackfest Two weeks ago, I travelled to Spain to participate to the second Web Engines Hackfest which was sponsored by Igalia and Collabora. Such an event has been organized by Igalia since 2009 and used to be focused on WebkitGTK+. It is great to...

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Changeset in webkit [227724]: Unreviewed, add myself to some watch lists. Patch by Frederic Wang ...

2 edits in trunk/Tools Unreviewed, add myself to some watch lists. Patch by Frederic Wang on 2018-01-29 Scripts/webkitpy/common/config/watchlist:

Frédéric Wang29/01/2018

Changeset in webkit [227596]: ScrollingStateNode::reconcileLayerPositionForViewportRect is only ...

7 edits2 adds in trunk ScrollingStateNode::reconcileLayerPositionForViewportRect is only called on direct children of the root ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=179946 Patch by Frederic Wang on 2018-01-24 Reviewed by Simon...

Frédéric Wang25/01/2018

Changeset in webkit [227517]: Use basic-gestures.js for fixed-inside-overflow-inside-iframe.html ...

2 edits in trunk/LayoutTests Use basic-gestures.js for fixed-inside-overflow-inside-iframe.html ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=182041 Patch by Frederic Wang on 2018-01-24 Reviewed by Antonio...

Frédéric Wang24/01/2018

Changeset in webkit [227201]: Use promises for basic-gestures.js and 'await' for the corresponding ...

10 edits in trunk/LayoutTests Use promises for basic-gestures.js and 'await' for the corresponding tests ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=181841 Patch by Frederic Wang on 2018-01-19 Reviewed by Megan...

Frédéric Wang19/01/2018

Changeset in webkit [227191]: Move helper files for iOS touch gestures into LayoutTests/resources ...

9 edits2 copies1 delete in trunk/LayoutTests Move helper files for iOS touch gestures into LayoutTests/resources ​https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=181798 Patch by Frederic Wang on 2018-01-18 Reviewed by Wenson...

Frédéric Wang19/01/2018