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    k6-web-recorder

    0.1.0 • Public • Published

    k6-web-recorder

    Web recorder for k6 load testing tool using chrome.

    Pre requisites

    1. Chrome browser.
    2. Nodejs version 7.6+ installed . Download from here.

    Install

    git clone https://github.com/rupeshmore/k6-web-recorder.git

    or download zip.

    go to the directory

    cd k6-web-recorder
    
    npm install
    

    or if yarn is installed

    yarn
    

    Usage

    node app.js --url=https://github.com/rupeshmore

    or

    npm start --url=https://github.com/rupeshmore

    url is required parameter. Specify it in command line or in config.json;

    This will start an instance of chrome.

    Configuration

    edit config.json to record added data.

    {
      "url": "https://github.com/rupeshmore",
      "recordThinkTime": true,
      "assignRequestToVariable": false,
      "recordHeaders": [
        "Content-Type"
      ]
    }
    
    1. url: This is required value for the app. This can be defined in here or passed as arguments via command line.

    2. recordThinkTime: This will record think time between requests. Think Time greater than 3 seconds are only recorded. If false it will not capture think Time.

    3. assignRequestToVariable: This will save the http requests to a variable.

    Example: assignRequestToVariable = true

    let req = http.get(https://github.com/rupeshmore);
    

    assignRequestToVariable = false

    http.get(https://github.com/rupeshmore);
    
    1. recordHeaders: This is an array of values to be recoded for headers. values it can take to match the http headers. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_HTTP_header_fields#Request_fields

    Scripts

    All scripts are recorded under the scripts folder.

    Features

    • Records all http traffic and convert them to k6 load testing tool.

    • Filters out the request based on the domain of url to be recorded.

    • Records Think Time for the script.

    • Options to record specific headers in the scripts.

    Note

    All requests with multipart/form-data is not recorded. As the k6 tool will not be able to playback the same request as a browser does.

    Close Recording

    Close the browser to close recording or close the app.

    Install

    npm i k6-web-recorder

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    Version

    0.1.0

    License

    MIT

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    Collaborators

    • rupeshmore