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Python package with the perftracker control panels crawler

Project description


perftracker-cp-crawler - a set of libraries and scripts to crawl web UI Control Panels (like Wordpress), integrated with the perftracker


  • selenium-based framework (on top of Chrome and Firefox browsers)
  • python-based browser simulators
  • page response time measurement
  • individual HTTP request response time measurement
  • export results to the perftracker server
  • browser memory consumption tracking
  • automatic login/logout with customizable:
    • login, password and submit buttons xpath/id/class names
    • automatic menu items recognition with customizsable:
    • menu item xpath
    • sub-menu item xpath
  • page rendering phases recognition:
    • browser timing interface support
    • ajax request completion based on browser logs and pending HTTP requests
    • HTTP requests whitelisting to bypass websockets and long polls completion wait
  • advanced reporting:
    • waterfall based requests view with information about requests size, compression, duration, status, etc
    • pages summary
    • HTML report with pages screenshot



pip install -r requirements.txt
brew cask install chromedriver
chromedriver --version
brew cask install google-chrome
# install Google Chrome


pip install -r requirements.txt
yum install
yum install chromedriver


Run selenium-based test on a real WordPress Admin panel:

python3 ./examples/ -m -U user -P user

Contributing a patch

Make a change and test your code before commit:

python ./

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