KJS (software)

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Original author(s)Harri Porten
Initial release2000; 21 years ago (2000)
Stable release5.83.0 (June 12, 2021; 5 days ago (2021-06-12)) [±][1]
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Written inC++
TypeJavaScript engine

KJS is KDE's ECMAScript-JavaScript engine that was originally developed for the KDE project's Konqueror web browser by Harri Porten in 2000.

On June 13, 2002, Maciej Stachowiak announced on a mailing list that Apple was releasing JavaScriptCore, a framework for Mac OS X that was based on KJS.[2] Through the WebKit project, JavaScriptCore has since evolved into SquirrelFish Extreme, a JavaScript engine that compiles JavaScript into native machine code.


  1. ^ "KDE Ships Frameworks 5.83.0". KDE. 12 June 2021. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  2. ^ Stachowiak, Maciej (2002-06-13). "[KDE-Darwin] JavaScriptCore, Apple's JavaScript framework based on KJS". opendarwin.org. Archived from the original on 2007-03-10. Retrieved 2015-05-13.

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Edited: 2021-06-18 12:37:44
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