Chromium based Aura under Wayland (0/3)

Kristian Høgsberg krh at
Tue May 8 07:46:17 PDT 2012

On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 4:40 AM,  < at> wrote:
> Hi, All,
>  I did some porting of Chromium browser based on Aura. Now it could run
> on Weston and display web page by input URL. I attached some my screen
> shot pictures for your reference.

I just wanted to chime in too and say that this is really great.
Looking forward to seeing a git branch or patches and running it
myself.  There are a lot of people who can help iron out the remaining
issues here.


>  Known issues:
>  1. In one screen shot picture, I played youtube video in the browser
> successfully. But it is very un-stable. In fact, I only play this video
> by clicking restore button of chrome browser from crash in the debug
> version. In the release version, it couldn't work at all. No idea so far
> and need more research about this. (Because attachment file size
> limitation, I will send 3 mails for attaching pictures.)
>  2. Setting button of chrome button could be pressed and display menu,
> but couldn’t click menu item. It is strange.
>  3. Mouse/Keyboard input is un-stable. Sometimes it couldn’t work,
> keyboard especially. It seems be Aura focus management issue.
>  4. Browser mousing resizing and maximizing (Wayland window/Aura shell in
> fact) hasn't been supported. I need more debugging and studying.
>  Thanks.
> Yan Wang
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