Automate browser execution based on known browser executables (like browser-launcher, but not quite as clever)
A simple browser automation helper, given you know where you want to run your browsers from. There is no automatic browser discovery (as per what browser-launcher does).
Unfortunately I require some functionality that differs from the way browser-launcher works at it's core. Chances are that for most people's use cases, browser-launcher is probably a better choice.
autobrowsebrowserExecutable uri opts? callback?
Launch the specified browser executable targeting the specified uri. The
opts arg can be used to specify particular option packs
that you wish to enable when running the browser.
This module uses many tricks that
browser-launcher does for
creating profiles, etc. So massive thanks to @substack and other
browser-launcher contributors for their efforts.
Placeholder cleanup method.
Close the process, run the cleanup method
This is the compatibility layer for firefox.
Option Packs are used to modify browser functionality when being automated.
In most cases an option pack is enabled by simply calling
making use of the options argument. For instance, the following is code that
you might use to launch a url in firefox nightly with the
autobrowse'~/ff/nightly/firefox' '' webrtc: true ;
Make firefox simpler to automate when working with WebRTC. Specifically:
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