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selenium_driver_updater

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It is a fast and convenience package that can automatically download or update Selenium webdriver binaries and their browsers for different OS.

Installation

Use the package manager pip to install selenium_driver_updater.

pip install selenium-driver-updater

Usage

This example shows how you can use this library to download chromedriver binary.

from selenium_driver_updater import DriverUpdater
import os
base_dir = os.path.dirname(os.path.abspath(__file__))

result, message, filename = DriverUpdater.install(path=base_dir, driver_name=DriverUpdater.chromedriver, upgrade=True, check_driver_is_up_to_date=True)
print(filename)

Or you can use library to download and update chromedriver and geckodriver binaries at the same time.

from selenium_driver_updater import DriverUpdater
import os
base_dir = os.path.dirname(os.path.abspath(__file__))
list_drivers = [DriverUpdater.chromedriver, DriverUpdater.geckodriver]

result, message, filename = DriverUpdater.install(path=base_dir, driver_name=list_drivers, upgrade=True, check_driver_is_up_to_date=True)
print(filename)

Supported Selenium Binaries

Chromedriver

DriverUpdater.chromedriver

For installing or updating chromedriver binary

All supported OS for this driver are:

  • Windows
  • Linux
  • MacOS
  • MacOS with M1

Chromium ChromeDriver

DriverUpdater.chromium_chromedriver

For installing or updating chromium_chromedriver binary

All supported OS's for this driver are:

  • Linux

Geckodriver

DriverUpdater.geckodriver

For installing or updating geckodriver binary

All supported OS's for this driver are:

  • Windows
  • Linux
  • MacOS
  • MacOS with M1

Operadriver

DriverUpdater.operadriver

For installing or updating operadriver binary

All supported OS's for this driver are:

  • Windows
  • Linux
  • MacOS

Edgedriver

DriverUpdater.edgedriver

For installing or updating edgedriver binary

All supported OS's for this driver are:

  • Windows
  • MacOS
  • Linux
  • ARM

PhantomJS

DriverUpdater.phantomjs

For installing or updating phantomjs binary

All supported OS's for this driver are:

  • Windows
  • MacOS
  • Linux

Supported browsers for updates

Chrome Browser

For updating chrome browser

All supported OS's for this browser are:

  • Windows
  • MacOS
  • Linux (Tested on Ubuntu 20.04)

Chromium Browser

For updating chromium browser

All supported OS's for this browser are:

  • Linux (Tested on Ubuntu 20.04)

Firefox Browser

For updating firefox browser

All supported OS's for this browser are:

  • Windows
  • MacOS
  • Linux (Tested on Ubuntu 20.04)

Opera Browser

For updating opera browser

All supported OS's for this browser are:

  • Windows
  • MacOS
  • Linux (Tested on Ubuntu 20.04)

Edge Browser

For updating edge browser

All supported OS's for this browser are:

  • Windows
  • MacOS