WebDriver is a remote control interface that enables introspection and control of user agents. As such it can help developers to verify that their websites are working and performing well with all major browsers. The protocol is standardized by the W3C and consists of two separate specifications: WebDriver classic (HTTP) and the new WebDriver BiDi (Bi-Directional).
This newsletter gives an overview of the work we’ve done as part of the Firefox 120 release cycle.
With Firefox being an open source project, we are grateful to get contributions from people outside of Mozilla.
Improved RemoteValue serialization
For commands like
In preparation of getting support for the
network.authRequired event, the
authChallenges field was added to the
network.responseCompleted events. This field holds a list of authentication challenges as present in the HTTP headers returned by the server for 401 responses.