> On Aug 11, 2014, at 12:10 PM, Joseph Pecoraro <pecor...@apple.com> wrote: > > >> On Aug 11, 2014, at 3:23 AM, Koen Bok <k...@madebysofa.com >> <mailto:k...@madebysofa.com>> wrote: >> >> I am looking how to show the inspector in my own mac desktop app with >> WKWebViews. > > You are correct that currently the only supported way to inspect a WKWebView > is through Safari with an entitlement in your app (see the WWDC talk for more > information). > > >> I think I need to initialize an XPC or http connection to a WKWebView and >> pass it to a new inspector instance, and then show it. >> >> Can anyone maybe point me in the right direction? > > From a WebKit Internals perspective, you just need to enable WebCore's > Settings::developerExtrasEnabled setting to get what you want. No XPC/HTTP > connections necessary. > > The WKWebView API allows toggling WebCore's Settings via the WKPreferences > interface (available on WKWebViewConfiguration). Nothing currently exists > for the developer extras setting. It should be easy to add plumbing for a new > setting to toggle the Developer Extras Enabled setting at least as a private > API.
I filed and put a patch up on: <https://webkit.org/b/135811> Add Private WKPreferences API for developer extras (show inspector) - Joe
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