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Selenium 2 Testing Tools Beginner's Guide by David Burns

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Chapter 11. Advanced Topics

In this chapter we are going to have a look at a number of advanced topics that we can do with Selenium WebDriver. These topics are not required in order to use Selenium WebDriver, but will be useful when there are problems with testing your application and you need to get some more information.

In this chapter, we shall learn:

  • Capturing screenshots
  • Using XVFB with Selenium
  • Working with Browsermob Proxy

So let's get on with it...

Important preliminary points

Before we start it will be good to download all the necessary items. Please download the latest from Browsermob Proxy: https://github.com/webmetrics/browsermob-proxy/downloads .

XVFB—sudo apt-get install xvfb. XVFB only really works reliably on Linux. You could potentially ...

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