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Selenium WebDriver Practical Guide by Satya Avasarala

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Chapter 7. Exploring RemoteWebDriver and WebDriverBackedSelenium

So far, we have created our test cases and tried to execute them on various browsers. All of these tests were executed against the browsers that were installed on a local machine where test cases reside. This may not be possible at all times. There is a high possibility that you may be working on Mac or Linux, but want to execute your tests on IE on a Windows machine. In this chapter, we will learn about the following topics:

  • Executing test cases on a remote machine using RemoteWebDriver
  • A detailed explanation of the JSON wire protocol
  • A brief history about how Selenium 1 test cases were written, and how we can migrate them to use WebDriver APIs using the WebDriverBackedSelenium class ...

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