wiki:ApplicationsGtk
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Applications using WebKit/GTK+

This is a list of applications known to be using WebKit/GTK+.

Browsers

All the browsers in this list use WebKit at the core of the application, unless otherwise stated.

Epiphany - GNOME

  • Open Source

Epiphany, Epiphany WebKit

Element Browser - Element Software LLC

  • Freeware
  • MS-Windows, Mac (Universal Binary)

Element Browser is a stylistic, modern and powerful web browser. It features unmatched security, an intuitive user interface and great features.

Midori

  • Open Source

Midori

Kazehakase

  • Open Source
  • Supports WebKit/Gecko

Kazehakase

WebKit EAL - Maemo

  • Open Source(?)
  • For mobile devices

WebKit EAL (repository has gone non-public)

Web Browser - OpenMoko

  • Open Source
  • For mobile devices

Web Browser

Web - Poky Linux

  • Open Source
  • For mobile devices

Poky

Skipstone

  • Open Source
  • Supports WebKit/Gecko

Skipstone

OLPC Sugar Browse activity

  • Open Source
  • For mobile devices

Browse

DeforaOS Surfer

  • Open Source
  • Supports WebKit, Gecko, GtkHtml
  • Features a variant for mobile devices

http://www.defora.org/os/project/340/Surfer

Widget Toolkits

SeedKit

http://live.gnome.org/SeedKit/

As a developer, SeedKit gives you a way to define you UI in pure standard web technologies (as supported by WebKit) bound to pure GObject/DBus symbols as exposed by Seed.

Pyjamas Desktop

PyjamasDesktop provides a simpler and more powerful alternative to python-wxWidgets, PyGtk2 and PyQt4. PyWebkitGtk is the current basis for PyjamasDesktop.

http://pyjd.org

SWT

SWT is the Eclipse project's widget toolkit, and can be used by anyone to build java apps with native platform integration. As of Eclipse 3.7 the SWT Browser control embeds WebKitGtk as its native renderer.

http://www.eclipse.org

E-Mail Clients

Claws Mail

  • Open Source
  • WebKit support available as a plug-in

Claws Mail, Fancy plugin

tinymail UI library

  • Open Source
  • Library toolkit for building mail clients

Tinymail, libtinymailui-webkit

Evolution - GNOME

  • Open Source
  • Experimental WebKit support (patch, not yet merged)

Evolution

Balsa

  • Open Source
  • WebKit support includes text search, printing, and user control of image downloads

Balsa

Postler

  • Open Source
  • WebKit is used for rendering and composing messages

Postler

Language bindings

Ok, those are not exactly applications, but can be used to build them.

Python bindings

http://live.gnome.org/PyWebKitGtk

Vala bindings

http://live.gnome.org/Vala

Perl bindings

http://search.cpan.org/dist/Gtk2-WebKit/

C++ / gtkmm bindings

git clone git clone http://www.gnome.org/~jjongsma/git/webkitmm.git/

Ruby bindings

http://github.com/russ/rbwebkitgtk/tree/master

Instant Messenger/Chat Clients

All Instant Messenger and Chat clients in this section use WebKit to render and style messages, unless otherwise stated. This allows messages to be styled using a stylesheet language such as CSS. This enables customised message layout to be developed easily using web technology, without touching a line of code in the application.

Pidgin

  • Open Source
  • Experimental WebKit support (not yet merged)

Pidgin

Galaxium

  • Open Source
  • Uses webkit-sharp

Galaxium

Gwibber

  • Open Source
  • Microblogging client for GNOME developed with Python and GTK
  • Experimental WebKit support

Gwibber

Empathy

  • Open Source
  • Uses the telepathy framework
  • Experimental WebKit support to render Adium themes (not yet merged)

Empathy

RSS Readers

All the RSS Readers in this section use WebKit to display the news summaries, and the full articles that the RSS feeds link to.

Feed Reader - OpenMoko

  • Open Source
  • For mobile devices

Feed Reader

Liferea

  • Open Source
  • Supports WebKit/Gecko/GtkHtml

Liferea

Straw - GNOME

  • Open Source

Straw

Evolution RSS Reader Plugin

  • Open Source
  • Supports WebKit/Gecko

http://gnome.eu.org/index.php/Evolution_RSS_Reader_Plugin

NewsKit

  • Open Source
  • Uses webkit-sharp

NewsKit

Blam

  • Open Source
  • Uses webkit-sharp

Blam

Help Viewers

All applications in this section use WebKit to display HTML based help files.

Devhelp - GNOME

  • Open Source

Devhelp

Yelp - GNOME

  • Open Source
  • Experimental WebKit support (SVN branch, not yet merged)

Yelp

monodoc - Mono

  • Open Source
  • Supports WebKit/Gecko/GtkHtml

monodoc

ilcontrast - Mono

  • Open Source

http://www.mono-project.com/

GIMP (Help viewer)

  • Open Source

GIMP

Media players

Rhythmbox

  • Open Source
  • Experimental WebKit support (patch, not yet merged)

MPX

  • Open Source

MPX

Banshee

  • Open Source
  • Experimental WebKit support (patch, not yet merged)

Banshee

Media center

Clutter

Rich OpenGL UI platform.

  • Open Source
  • Experimental WebKit support

Clutter, Clutter WebKit

Other

Conduit - GNOME

  • Open Source
  • Synchronization framework

Conduit

RedNotebook

  • Open Source
  • RedNotebook is a graphical diary and journal to keep track of notes and thoughts throughout the day.

RedNotebook