since: 2.28


user_message_received (
  WebKitWebView* self,
  WebKitUserMessage* message,
  gpointer user_data

Description [src]

This signal is emitted when a WebKitUserMessage is received from the WebKitWebPage corresponding to web_view. You can reply to the message using webkit_user_message_send_reply().

You can handle the user message asynchronously by calling g_object_ref() on message and returning TRUE. If the last reference of message is removed and the message has not been replied to, the operation in the WebKitWebPage will finish with error WEBKIT_USER_MESSAGE_UNHANDLED_MESSAGE.

Default handler:

The default handler is called after the handlers added via g_signal_connect().

Available since: 2.28



Type: WebKitUserMessage

The WebKitUserMessage received.

The data is owned by the caller of the function.

Return value

Type: gboolean

TRUE if the message was handled, or FALSE otherwise.