Robust Functional Tests leveraging WebDriver with flavour of sexy AJAX-ready API
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Robust Functional Tests leveraging WebDriver with flavour of sexy AJAX-ready API

Graphene 2 project is designed as set of extensions for Selenium WebDriver project focused on rapid development and usability in Java environment.

  • API is straightforward and enforces tester to write Ajax-enabled and reusable tests,
  • encourages to write tests in a appropriate level of abstraction using Page Objects and Page Fragments,
  • the code is robust with improved readability,
  • helps to write tests portable across browsers,
  • it enables JQuery selectors as a location strategy for advanced locators
  • brings concepts for on-the-fly injection of extensions to a page code (enabling advanced testing features)
  • can take screenshots while testing (see screenshooter extension), and together with other useful info generate neat reports (see Arquillian Recorder extension)

With all the concepts above, Graphene brings new power to space of Java-based testing.

Project Info

License: LGPL v2.1 or ASL v2.0 (dual-licensed)
Build: Maven
Issue tracker:

Getting Started

There is comprehensive guide Functional Testing using Drone and Graphene.

You can also use Getting Started guide in the Documentation.


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Building the Project


  • JDK 1.6+
  • Maven 3.0.3+

How-to build project

mvn clean install

Running Integration Tests

mvn clean install

cd ftest/
mvn clean verify -Dbrowser=firefox
mvn clean verify -Dbrowser=chrome
mvn clean verify -Dbrowser=phantomjs