May 7, 2019
androidx.webkit:webkit:1.1.0-alpha01 is released. The commits included in this version can be found here.
- Getter APIs to complement
- ProxyController API to set a network request proxy for an app's WebViews.
- AssetLoader API to simplify loading APK assets and resources via request interception, allowing access to web resources without disabling CORS.
- TracingController API to collect WebView tracing information for debugging purposes.
- RenderProcess APIs to manage WebView renderer services, and to detect when poorly behaved content causes WebView renderers to become unresponsive.
- Minor fixes to documentation formatting for existing APIs.