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(SOLVED) Build libqtwebkit4.so from sources

I'm trying to build libqtwebkit4 from sources : https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/qtwebkit-source Everything goes right: I have instilled all dependencies (gtk3, glib, pango,...) ./autogen.sh ...
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Execute Javascript Code in Oxide

I'm Looking for an oxide equivalence to this QtWebKit Function: WebView.experimental.evaluateJavaScript() Or WebKitGtk WebView.execute_script() I'm having problems to find documentation about ...
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Getting issue in making .deb package of QT 5.2.1 app to deploy on Ubuntu 14.04

I want to make .deb package for the QT 5 .2.1 desktop app for ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I have installed QT 5.2.1 on Ubuntu 14.04 and made a demo app for the testing purpose in which I have used Qt ...
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Why does Ubuntu's webkit inspector look (and work) just like Safari?

In older Ubuntu, the python-webkit inspector looked like Chrome, as you can see in these screenshots: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/13132459 (It had some annoying bugs, too.) I see Midori's ...
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autogen.sh not found for webkit

I'm trying to install Webkit in ubuntu 12.04 following this instructions: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WebKit When I get to this instruction: ./autogen.sh --prefix=/usr I got an error ...
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AudioBuffer error when trying to install Webkit-gtk

I'm trying to install the latest webkit-gtk from source. I have a problem with Fogger not working with Wunderlist, and am trying to see if upgrading the webkit will help. When I run make on the ...
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How to open GTK apps at center of screen?

How to code this using Quickly? Will frameless GTK apps work the same?
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Cannot open application in Quickly

I'm creating web browser in Quickly. When I am running my application (quickly run) I have errors about gtk. Without the WebKit code it can run. Sorry about my english. Errors: ...
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How do I add Webkit webview to the Ubuntu SDK?

I'm trying to do this tutorial for learning and it seems that I have to keep adding things for it to go smoothly. http://developer.ubuntu.com/apps/html-5/tutorial/ I don't have the "rss-sample.qml" ...
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How to open 'Webkit Inspector' in GTK Webkit?

It is very easy in Node Webkit. How to do that in GTK webkit for debugging?
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Build Gitg on 12.10, missing webkit2gtk-3.0

I got a dependency missing while building Gitg : webkit2gtk-3.0 >= 1.9.92 gee-0.8 json-glib-1.0 ) were not met: No package 'webkit2gtk-3.0' found Problem is I cannot figure out what ...
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How do you solve the glib.h not found error when building webkit?

I follow the instructions at: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WebKit I get an error when running ./autogen.sh --prefix=/usr stating that: conftest.c:28:18: fatal error: glib.h: No such file or ...
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How can I use pygi Webkit on a headless server install?

I have a set of scripts that works on my laptop that works fine as long as I'm booted in to an X session, but if I'm running on a headless server install I get loads of critical fails from Gtk. I'm ...
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Using Quickly to build a web browser

I've taken my first crack at building apps for Ubuntu. I created a simple web browser using a video made by Jono Bacon. I was wondering if there is a list that I can download that has all of the ...
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How to install libqtwebkit5?

How can I install libqtwebkit5 library? I need it for a Qt project. I tried with: $ sudo apt-get install libqtwebkit5 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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How to enable chameleonic background using GTK webkit?

I have written the code and Chameleonic background is working with Node Webkit. But it is not working with GTK webkit.
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How to add a back button to go back to previous page [duplicate]

I'm currently new to Ubuntu programming, and learning the basic's of it. I've been following this tutorial as some of you might know in previous questions asked about it I've made before. Now, I've ...
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Receiving drag events in a WebView in a QML application

I'm working on an app using QML and the Ubuntu SDK. One of the Pages contains a WebView. While the WebView receives click events just fine, it doesn't receive drag events, as I would like it to. I ...
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Can't use lightdm-webkit-greeter

I'm trying to use lightdm-webkit-greeter instead of the default unity-greeter on Ubuntu 13.04. First I installed the greeter: sudo apt-get install lightdm-webkit-greeter Then I ran this command to ...
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Store cookies with WebKit (python)

So I was watching the "Create Your First Ubuntu App"-Video from Jono Bacon and got the idea, to create a simple app. That creates a window with a WebView und opens the URL to Google Keep. Everything ...
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Why is Ubuntu's Webkit missing a few things?

I'm using a webkit browser with python+GTK, and it seems to be missing a few things. You can see the problem in the example from here: from gi.repository import WebKit from gi.repository import ...
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Building webkit from source

I tried to install the webkit applicaion from sources using this manual: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WebKit When I type: ./autogen.sh --prefix=/usr the following error occurs: checking for ...
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Webkit2.h, what package does it reside in?

I'm trying to compile gThumb from source and enable all extensions, and I cannot get the webkit dependency resolved. I've installed all of the webkit development libraries I can seem to find to no ...
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Upgrade Webkit PyGTK Libraries

I'm developing a PyGTK-HTML5 Application (Using Quickly), but the webkit libraries (WebView) are a bit old, at least for using some of the latest HTML5 APIs (like IndexedDB) is it possible to upgrade ...
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How can I make my own custom desktop widgets?

A simple solution like HTML widgets and a transparent Webkit window would be ideal. I'm trying to make a simple background widget framework such that I can easily customize my desktop with some CSS ...
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How to install Perl Switch.pm module required to build WebKit-GTK?

I noticed that the perl version (5.14) shipped with 12.10 does not include the Switch.pm module needed while building WebKiT-GTK. Looking around on the internet I found few suggestions indicating ...
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Evolution, the background of messages is always grey

With Evolution 3.6 on Ubuntu 12.10 all the email messages have grey backgrounds in the default theme (and every other one that I have tried). When using grey or black text, which is standard in most ...
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Why is the font spacing on some websites broken?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 on a Dell Studio 15 and so far am really impressed. I could not find a solution for my problem by googling. The fonts on some websites do not have proper spacing. they ...
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Installing Webkit with apt

Does Ubuntu include a way to install the Webkit development files (headers and libraries) using apt? Yes, you can install all sorts of Webkit ports, like Webkit-GTK or WebkitQT, but what about just ...
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I just downloaded webkitGTK using svn and I am not sure what to do next

here https://live.gnome.org/WebKitGtk/ it says to Run the following commands to configure and build WebKit (choosing an appropriate prefix): ./autogen.sh --prefix=/usr make but I am not sure what ...
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How can I enable Flash for a PyGtk WebKit?

I am trying to enable flash in my Quickly app. I have a WebKit/webview in a scrolledwindow. I know on Android you need to enable javascript an plugins. I have look in the WebKit2GTK+ Reference ...
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WebKit.WebView - wrap content

Currently, I have my WebKit.WebView in a ScrolledWindow, because otherwise my window would resize to fir the content. In stead, I would like the content to adjust to the container. So text should ...
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Webview load specific URL (Quickly/Glade)

I was watching the Ubuntu Developer video about creating your own browser using webkit, but I was wondering if it would be possible to make webkit load a specific website. For instance, if I was to ...
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How to add Quicklists to GTK2 application?

We want to add Quicklists to our app Nitro. However Nitro uses GTK2 as it uses the pywebkitgtk library. As far as I'm aware, we can't use Quicklists because it requires PyGI which requires GTK3 and ...
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install self-compiled libraries in ubuntu

Whats the recommended way to install self-compiled libraries? The libraries are supposed to replace existing ubuntu packages. Of course I want that the apt dependencies to be fullfilled. The sources ...
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Is possible to run the jsc (JavaScriptCore) utility from the command line in Ubuntu, like in OSX?

In OSX there is a hidden utility called jsc, part of WebKit, that can be used to run JavaScript code on the command line. It can be used as a JavaScript console, like irb for Ruby. I have the ...
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Connect WebKit WebView form to a Python callback?

I am writing a small Python and WebKit app; I am using WebKit as the UI for my app. What I want to do is to create an interactive element in WebKit (namely a combo box or a set of clickable regions) ...
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How do I prevent webpages from stealing focus in Webkit?

I use a gtk TreeView to display different websites in my Python program. When the selected rows change, the web page is updated to the url field in the store. This works nicely, but a lot of web pages ...
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Play videos with libwebkit in Ubuntu 11.10 server

I'm using libwebkit (with python-webkit) to render a page that plays a video. This application works fine in a Ubuntu 11.04 Desktop, Nvidia card and lots of libraries and software installed, but in a ...
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How can I stop my Webkit browsers (except Chrom(ium/e) start LibreOffice and Acrobat when loading plugins?

Recently I've found a problem with my webkit browsers (Midori, Liferea's browser tab/feed preview, etc). When loading plugins (which is on start up for Midori), Adobe Acrobat's splash screen pops up, ...