Watir on WebDriver
by Željko Filipin
Instructions on this page are obsolete. Please find up to date detailed instructions for Windows, Mac and Linux in my watir book.
Jari Bakken just released Watir on WebDriver.
One-Click Installer (old)
On Windows, install it with
and use it with
Supported browsers are Internet Explorer (
:internet_explorer), Firefox (
:firefox), Chrome (
:chrome) and RemoteWebDriver Server (
Install RubyInstaller, DevKit and all required gems and it just works!
My Mac came with Ruby and RubyGems installed, so it was just:
My Ubuntu did not have Ruby and RubyGems installed.
Install Ruby with:
You can install RubyGems with:
but Jari said it would be better to install it from source. Downland the latest RubyGems tgz or zip file (rubygems-1.3.5.tgz and rubygems-1.3.5.zip at the moment), extract it, open Terminal in extracted folder and run:
Please see Installing Watir-Web Driver on Fedora Linuxtags: code - ruby