WPE WebKit for Mir Kiosk

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Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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Install using the command line

sudo snap install wpe-webkit-mir-kiosk

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WPE Webkit in kiosk mode. Intended for mir-kiosk on embedded devices.

WPE Webkit (https://wpewebkit.org) is an official fork of the WebKit project.

This snap packages WPE and the [cog web app container](https://github.com/Igalia/cog) as a service in kiosk mode. Requires mir-kiosk to run, also see the [README](https://gitlab.com/glancr/wpe-webkit-snap/-/blob/master/README.md) for limitations and options.

From the WPE website: “WPE WebKit allows embedders to create simple and performant systems based on Web platform technologies. It is designed with hardware acceleration in mind, leveraging common 3D graphics APIs for best performance.”

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Last updated
9 March 2021

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