This page is still work in progress.


This project aims to integrate QtWebKit into KDE and is made up of the following components:

There is also a TODO list that outlines the remaining tasks.

You can see all the bugs submitted against the above components here.

If you would like to discuss things related to the integration of QtWebKit into KDE, you can join the <[email protected]> mailing list.

Anonymous Git

Hacking [Qt]WebKit

Build instructions

Overview of QtWebKit classes

IRC on freenode, #webkit, #qtwebkit

Get the source

SVN: - official upstream repository
GIT: git:// - WebKit's own Git mirror, handy to just track vanilla upstream
 => creates WebKit/Build

Patch queue

cd Webkit Build/

Uploading a patch

1) git/svn diff 2) webkittools/Scripts/prepare_ChangeLog 3) Edit changelogs 4) Create new bug on (component: QtWebKit) 5) Attach patch including changelog 6) mark attachment for review with r? 7) wait or find someone on irc #webkit for reviewing & landing 8) r+ (means ok; otherwise r-) & land

Tool: WebKitTools/Scripts/bugzilla-tool

Unit tests


Layout tests


set WEBKIT_TESTFONTS=/path/to/cloned/fonts

WebKitTools/Scrits/run-webkit-tests - MAY BE FLAKY

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