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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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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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Midori and webkit2

How can I compile Midori to use webkit2 and will it work in Ubuntu 14.04? I've tried the option --enable-webkit2, but it doesn't seem to be recognised.
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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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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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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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Is Lightdm-webkit-greeter necessary to run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I want to get rid of lightdm-webkit-greeter due to the errors when I boot into Ubuntu 14.04LTS. Is it possible to run Ubuntu without lightdm? I don't want to mess up my system by removing it. I have ...
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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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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: /usr/lib/python2.7/...
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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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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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Using lightdm webkit greeter in 14.04

All guides indicate I need to change a setting in /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf, and that's how I did it last time, but there seems to have been some changes since that was written. lightdm.conf doesn't ...
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Guest login support in lightdm webkit greeter

I'm having trouble getting the guest login option to work in the Webkit LightDM greeter, which is a shame as it's otherwise a superb tool for developing custom greeters. Looking through the source on ...
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Whats the best choice to run a nodejs app as webkit

We are developing an nodejs application and the computer(tablet) will going to run only the application not anything else. So when the system restarts the nodejs app will directly opened and user will ...
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Webkit-Sharp Setup Issue

I am very new Linux and Ubuntu and I am trying to set up the webkit-sharp C#/CLI binding to webkit but I can't seem to get the setup to work for me. This is what I have done so far: I have cloned ...
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Ubuntu Web Browser opening websites in mobile mode

So, recently the Ubuntu Web Browser (not Firefox) got some good updates and I decided to try it out. It is lightweight and not a battery hog, which is a big advantage. However, when I tried opening ...
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Getting error: Unknown module(s) in QT: webkitwidgets in QT 5.2.1 in Ubutu 12.04

I have built Qt 5 libs from source into Ubuntu 12.04 and made a Qt test app. In .pro file I have written QT += core gui webkitwidgets to use Qwebview in my test project. But when I run qmake into Qt ...