Bug 862601 - Konqueror: default web browsing KPart unexpectedly changed to WebKitPart
Konqueror: default web browsing KPart unexpectedly changed to WebKitPart
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kwebkitpart (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: nucleo
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-10-03 07:14 EDT by Kevin Kofler
Modified: 2012-12-20 10:22 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-12-20 10:22:32 EST
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Description Kevin Kofler 2012-10-03 07:14:02 EDT
Description of problem:
With the 4.9.1 update on F17, the default web browsing KPart in Konqueror unexpectedly changed from KHTML to KWebKitPart, breaking features such as "Stop Animations".

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Check the browsing part in use, or try to use any of the KHTML features the KWebKitPart is still lacking.
Actual results:
KWebKitPart is the default.

Expected results:
KHTML is the default, as it has always been.

Additional info:
Workaround: manually change the default in the preferences.
Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2012-10-03 07:41:17 EDT
kwebkitpart's /usr/share/kde4/services/kwebkitpart.desktop seems to have up'd
which is higher than kthml's 10 now.
Comment 2 Rex Dieter 2012-10-04 09:54:06 EDT
Here's the commit from David Faure:


With interesting commit log:  "Make initial setup easier"
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-10-04 10:56:51 EDT
kwebkitpart-1.3.0-1.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-10-04 20:55:45 EDT
Package kwebkitpart-1.3.0-1.fc17:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing kwebkitpart-1.3.0-1.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-12-20 10:22:35 EST
kwebkitpart-1.3.0-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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