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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8044852

JEP 239: Update JavaFX/WebView to Newer Version of WebKit

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    • Type: JEP
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: P3
    • Resolution: Delivered
    • Fix Version/s: 8u60
    • Component/s: javafx
    • Labels:
    • Author:
      ant
    • JEP Type:
      Feature
    • Exposure:
      Open
    • Subcomponent:
      web
    • Scope:
      JDK
    • Discussion:
      openjfx dash dev at openjdk dot java dot net
    • Effort:
      XL
    • Duration:
      XL
    • Alert Status:
       Green
    • JEP Number:
      239

      Description

      Summary

      Update the JavaFX WebView component to use the latest version of WebKit.

      Motivation

      WebView currently uses WebKit 123058, plus the no-JIT patch for Windows x64 (123107), released on 2012/7/19. We need to update to the latest version to pick up bug and security fixes made in the C code.

      Testing

      WebView already has many automated and manual tests which SQE runs to assure quality.

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            • Assignee:
              vdyakov Victor Dyakov
              Reporter:
              snorthov Steve Northover (Inactive)
              Owner:
              Victor Dyakov
              Reviewed By:
              Kevin Rushforth, Victor Dyakov
              Endorsed By:
              Richard Bair
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