Questions tagged [xvfb]

Xvfb; X virtual framebuffer, is an X11 server that can run graphic applications without a physical screen.

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How to run Selenium through xvfb? (X frame virtual buffer)

Somewhat specific to Ubuntu, this is towards running this JAR on a server. Running xvfb just hangs for me, so trying to get the syntax properly: thufir@doge:~/.html$ thufir@doge:~/.html$ xvfb-run --...
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How to use xvfb to run my automated rspec-capybara chromedriver tests?

I read through this and I don't quite get it. If I currently run my rspec capybara tests using chromedriver, how will I change that to xvfb ? I see the examples like Xvfb :1 -screen 0 1600x1200x32 ...
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Virtual vs real display for testing

When doing QA automation, during testing it is generally recommended to simulate the environment and all the conditions of an actual real user of the application under test. But, when running end-to-...