WebKitGTK+ 2.0.1 Is Available for Download

This is the first maintenance release for the 2.0.x branch

By on April 20th, 2013 19:47 GMT

WebKitGTK+, a version of the WebKit open source web engine that uses GTK+ as its user-facing front end, is now at version 2.0.1.

WebKitGTK+ 2.0.1 is out and it includes both the WebKit1 and WebKit2 APIs, by default. As for the WebKit1 API, it's now in maintenance mode and the developers will continue to fix any bugs.

Highlights of WebKitGTK+ 2.0.1:

• A crash that occurred in the Web Process, when the UI process finished too early, has been corrected;
• The load notification of the main resource has been fixed;
• The build with non-bash shells has been corrected.

Check out the official announcement for a complete list of changes and updates. Users that intend to compile WebKitGTK+ have to keep in mind that it has a lot of dependencies.

Download WebKitGTK+ 2.0.1 right now from Softpedia.