|author||Daniel Silverstone <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2017-06-11 15:39:52 +0100|
|committer||Daniel Silverstone <email@example.com>||2017-06-11 15:39:52 +0100|
Updates for this weekend
Diffstat (limited to 'developer-weekend')
1 files changed, 21 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/developer-weekend/jun-2017.mdwn b/developer-weekend/jun-2017.mdwn
index 1121d31..dc2ef2b 100644
@@ -27,12 +27,22 @@ Daniel spent time cleaning up `nsmonkey` and writing an initial wrapper so that
we can begin to explore ways in which we might use `nsmonkey` to have tests
of the browser as a whole. It's all a little grungy as yet; but it's a start
+New logging library
+Daniel designed and built a new logging library (`libnslog`) which is pretty
+much feature-complete at this time, though it is known to use a number of naïve
+approaches for things like filter checking at this time. What's missing right
+now is a bunch of documentation before other parts of the NetSurf project can
+start to use it.
Michael started to look at the new layout engine stuff again, particularly
focussed around how the new layout engine will hook into the client for
-passing events back and forth.
+passing events back and forth. He wrote up a document about how it might work
+and has asked for comments.
Local History / Core Window
@@ -40,6 +50,9 @@ Local History / Core Window
Michael and Vince worked through a redraw/flicker bug in local history and
core windows. They fixed this and pushed a change.
+Vince subsequently managed to move all ancilliary windows to use corewindow
+and then removed swathes of deprecated APIs.
@@ -50,6 +63,9 @@ Frontends
* **kolibrios:** branch has been proposed, there remain some issues to cleanup
+ Daniel and Vince looked at this, but Ashish has a bunch more stuff to do before
+ it's really mergeable
@@ -60,5 +76,7 @@ Bugs
-We have chosen the next developer weekend to be .
-It shall be at
+We have chosen the next developer weekend to be Fri 8th through Sunday 10th
+It shall be at Males Close once again.