Testing: Selenium: Building ZimbraSelenium

General Information

See Building Zimbra.
See Selenium Overview.

Downloading the Code

Downloading the Prerequisites

The zm-selenium project depends on the following Zimbra projects:

  1. zimbra-package-stub
  2. zm-zcs
  3. zm-mailbox
  4. zm-web-client
  5. zm-zimlets

Clone these prerequisites from github in /root/git directory as an example:

cd /root/git
git clone https://github.com/Zimbra/zimbra-package-stub.git
git clone https://github.com/Zimbra/zm-zcs.git
git clone https://github.com/Zimbra/zm-mailbox.git
git clone https://github.com/Zimbra/zm-web-client.git
git clone https://github.com/Zimbra/zm-zimlets.git

Downloading zm-selenium

Clone zm-selenium from github in same folder:

git clone https://github.com/Zimbra/zm-selenium.git

Building ZimbraSelenium using Eclipse


ZimbraSelenium requires java 1.6. Download and install java.


Download and install eclipse IDE.

Build the Code

Use the following steps to build the code:

  1. Create new eclipse workspace
    1. Open eclipse
    2. Create new workspace in /root/git/
  2. Add zm-selenium project to eclipse
    1. Select File->New->Project->Java Project
    2. For "Project Name", enter zm-selenium
  3. Build zm-selenium
    1. Expand the zm-selenium project
    2. Select build.xml, right click, select "Run As"->"Ant Build"

The output in the console should display:

     [echo] Compiling framework...
    [javac] Compiling 1728 source files to C:\git\zm-selenium\build\classes
      [jar] Building jar: C:\git\zm-selenium\build\dist\lib\zimbraselenium.jar
Total time: 27 seconds


Verified Against: unknown Date Created: 11/7/2007
Article ID: https://wiki.zimbra.com/index.php?title=Testing:_Selenium:_Building_ZimbraSelenium Date Modified: 2017-05-25

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