browser status on "pure wayland"

Caner Altinbasak caner.altinbasak at
Tue Jun 17 01:23:34 PDT 2014

You can check ozone-wayland(wayland port of chromium):

On 17 June 2014 01:34, Andrea Giammarchi <andrea.giammarchi at>

> Hello There!
> Apologies if this has been discussed for years now but I've managed to
> build weston on wayland without any X11 dependency and miserably failed to
> build a WebKitGTK even forcing GTK3 which does build without problems on
> X-less systems.
> in WebKit2 --gtk=3.0 GTK2 is still required for some reason behind the
> scene but GTK2 won't build without xorg libraries which is kinda a fail
> since I had to bring in X related stuff that messed up with all other
> builds ^_^
> Qt would probably be my best bet but AFAIK they are moving from QtWebkit
> to QtWebEngine and I'm not sure what's the status there (is this still the
> case?)
> Long story short: I'd like to have a pure wayland browser but I've no idea
> how to build one without bringing X libraries in.
> Can anyone please point me to a previous discussion or give me hints for a
> possible solution/repo/build instructions?
> Thanks a lot and most of all, thanks for Wayland, it's amazing so far!
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