FreeBSD Port: qt5-webkit-5.3.2_2

Raphael Kubo da Costa rakuco at
Thu Jan 1 22:26:00 UTC 2015

Will Brokenbourgh via freebsd-ports <freebsd-ports at> writes:

> Dear Maintainers,
> Happy New Year!
> Browsers such as QupZilla and Rekonq use Qt5-Webkit for their
> functionality.
> There are websites that use WOFF (Web Open Font Format) however
> FreeBSD's Qt5-Webkit package appears to have an issue, which causes
> the websites to not display text at all.
> Please see the notice message below, which is displayed on the
> command-line when sites using WOFF are loaded:
>> WOFF support requires QtWebKit to be built with zlib support.
> (/wrkdirs/usr/ports/www/webkit-qt5/work/qtwebkit-opensource-src-5.3.2/Source/WebCore/
>> platform/graphics/qt/FontCustomPlatformDataQt.cpp:60,
> WebCore::FontCustomPlatformData
>> *WebCore::createFontCustomPlatformData(WebCore::SharedBuffer *))
> Is it difficult or impossible to enable zlib support?  I would really
> like to use QupZilla with sites such as which currently
> doesn't work because of this issue.

I don't think it should be very difficult. Can you please file a PR
( and assign it to kde@?

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