WebKitGTK+ 2.6.5 released!

WebKitGTK+ 2.6.5 is available for download at:

http://webkitgtk.org/releases/webkitgtk-2.6.5.tar.xz (9.5MB)
   md5sum: 44addb5ccdace97642cb7656382293bb
   sha256sum: b1658017cea7cc545b9e01f22af585986e21e4242825e215bc5f8e0c0dc67593

This is a bug fix release in the stable 2.6 series.

What's new in the WebKitGTK+ 2.6.5 release?

  - Fix issue that caused some text to be inserted when trying to delete
    a word from the Twitter message box.
  - GObject DOM bindings API now correctly returns NULL intead of empty strings
    to be able to differentiate between not present and present but empty.
  - Do not resize the accelerating compositing window to the web size until
    accelerated compositing mode is activated.
  - Use latin1 instead of UTF-8 for HTTP header values.
  - Add SCHEDULING query support to HTTP media source element.
  - Add application/x-mpegurl and video/flv to the list of supported mimetypes.
  - Update NavigationItemProbes inspector icon.
  - Fix the build with recent GStreamer.
  - Fix the build on FreeBSD.
  - Fix build on OS X.
  - Fix the build on powerpc 32 bits.
  - Fixed several crashes in WebCore and JavaScriptCore.
  - Translation updates: Assamese.

What is WebKitGTK+?

WebKitGTK+ is the GNOME platform port of the WebKit rendering engine.
Offering WebKit's full functionality through a set of GObject-based
APIs, it is suitable for projects requiring any kind of web
integration, from hybrid HTML/CSS applications to full-fledged web


gtk+ >= 3.6.0
glib >= 2.33.2
libsoup >= 2.42.0
cairo >= 1.10.2
libxml >= 2.8.0
libxslt >= 1.1.7
HarfBuzz >= 0.9.2
fontconfig >= 2.8.0
FreeType2 >= 2.4.2

Depending on your configuration options WebKitGTK+ may also depend on:

gtk+ >= 2.24.10
GObject introspection
gstreamer >= 1.0.3
GeoClue >= 2.1.5
cairo-gl >= 1.10.2

More information

If you want to know more about the project or get in touch with us
you may:

- Visit our website at http://www.webkitgtk.org, or the upstream
  site at http://www.webkit.org. People interested in contributing
  should read: http://www.webkit.org/coding/contributing.html.

- Browse the bug list at http://bugs.webkit.org, WebKitGTK+ bugs are
  typically prefixed by "[GTK]." A bug report with a minimal,
  reproducible test case is often just as valuable as a patch.

- Join the #webkit and #webkitgtk+ IRC channels at irc.freenode.net.

- Subscribe to the WebKitGTK+ mailing list,
  http://lists.webkit.org/mailman/listinfo.cgi/webkit-gtk, or the
  WebKit development mailing list,


Thanks to all the contributors who made possible this release, they
are far too many to list!

The WebKitGTK+ team,
January 15, 2015
Carlos Garcia Campos

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