Yearly Archives: 2019

Scrapy installation on CentOS and Windows

Scrapy is an application framework supporting development of applications in a given environment. I discuss here the steps of installation of Scrapy both CentOS and Windows environments including installation of the dependencies thereof.

Scrapy Installation on Centos 6.5

Scrapy needs python 2.7 and above to run in CentOS . CentOS 6.5 comes with Python 2.6 .So we need to install python 2.7+ to run Scrapy code. Here are the steps to install Python 2.7.11. Firstly install the Scrapy dependencies, preceding installation of Python 2.7.11.

Selenium integration with Jenkins in Ubuntu

Jenkins is open-source integration tool written in Java. It can be run on cross-platforms-  Windows, Linux, Mac OS and Solaris environments. Advantage of Jenkins is in its ability to checkout test scripts from repositories in SVN, Github, Bitbucket and build the test from test scripts . Jenkins can be configured to schedule test runs like cron jobs as and when desired .Prerequisites for Selenium integration:Ubuntu server, JenkinsJava , Maven, Packages for Chrome and FirefoxHere we go creating the environment with the above prerequisites