WebKitGTK 2.44.0 released!

This is the first stable release in the 2.44 series.

Highlights of the WebKitGTK 2.44.0 release

  • Make the DOM accessibility tree reachable from UI process with GTK4.
  • Removed the X11 and WPE renderers in favor of DMA-BUF.
  • Improved vblank synchronization when rendering.
  • Removed key event reinjection in GTK4 to make keyboard shortcuts work in web sites.
  • Fix gamepads detection by correctly handling focused window in GTK4.

For more details about all the changes included in WebKitGTK 2.44 see the NEWS file that is included in the tarball.

Thanks to all the contributors who made possible this release.