I'm trying to be hyperbolic today. So I've been spinning my wheels trying to get Firefox 3 to work with Selenium. But why not use Selenium with IE or a custom browser or Firefox with a custom profile? Well, because Selenium doesn't work with IE8. Although IE8 does allow you permanently add self-signed certs. It … Continue reading The death of Selenium?
There must be a million posts on the internet (and no doubt some scrawled in frustration on bathroom walls) about Firefox 3 and it's broken handling of SSL certificates. https://support.mozilla.com/tiki-view_forum_thread.php?comments_parentId=158991&forumId=1 Commentary is as numerous as complaints. Though there's little in the way of action. http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/columns/self_signed_certificates_and_firefox_3_possible_solution http://www.cs.uml.edu/~ntuck/mozilla/ http://www.gerv.net/security/self-signed-certs/ http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/news/article/0,289142,sid14_gci1326622,00.html http://www.0xdeadbeef.com/weblog/?p=521 http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/article/150215/debating_the_firefox_ssl_certificate.html In particular, self-signed certificates have … Continue reading Firefox 3 handling of SSL Certs is broken