Selenium RC Server and Selenium Python Client for Linux CentOS 6 How-to Install and Getting-Started

August 3rd, 2012 by Regaz



The Visual-Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Selenium RC Server and Selenium RC Client for Python Linux CentOS 6 Desktop.

And this Visual Guide includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.

The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand;)

CentOS Linux Ripples
  1. Download Selenium RC:

    Selenium RC Server .jar
  2. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
  3. Check if Java JDK is Installed

    java -version

    How-to Install Required Oracle Java JDK on Linux CentOS:

    Install Oracle JDK for CentOS
  4. Start Selenium Server
    cd /selenium-server*.jar
    java -jar selenium-server-standalone-2.25.0.jar

    Then the Selenium Server will Listen by Default for the Selenium Client on the 4444 Port.

  5. Getting-Started with Selenium RC Python Client
    1. Installing Selenium Python Client:

      Selenium Python Client
    2. Start Browser by Selenium Python RC Client
      python
      >>>>from selenium import selenium
      >>>>selenium = selenium("localhost", 4444, "*firefox",
      "http://www.google.com/")
      >>>>selenium.start()

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