This Week In Servo 127

2019-03-18 What's up with Servo for the weeks of 11 March 2019 - 18 March 2019

In the [past week](✓&q=is%3Apr+is%3Amerged+closed%3A2019-03-11..2019-03-18 +user%3Aservo+), we merged 50 PRs in the Servo organization’s repositories.

Planning and Status

Our roadmap is available online. Plans for 2019 will be published soon.

This week’s status updates are here.


A standalone demo of Pathfinder running on a Magic Leap device.

Exciting works in progress

Notable Additions

  • waywardmonkeys updated harfbuzz to version 2.3.1.
  • gterzian fixed an underflow error in the HTTP cache.
  • waywardmonkeys improved the safety of the harfbuzz bindings.
  • Manishearth removed a bunch of unnecessary duplication that occurred during XMLHttpRequest.
  • georgeroman implemented a missing WebDriver API.
  • jdm made ANGLE build a DLL on Windows.
  • gterzian prevented tasks from running in non-active documents.

New Contributors

Interested in helping build a web browser? Take a look at our curated list of issues that are good for new contributors!