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pytest plugin for Firefox Accounts

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pytest-fxa is a plugin for pytest_ that provides test accounts for
`Firefox Accounts`_.

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You will need the following prerequisites in order to use pytest-fxa:

- Python 2.7, 3.6, PyPy, or PyPy3


To install pytest-fxa:

.. code-block:: bash

$ pip install pytest-fxa

Creating a test Firefox Account

To create a Firefox Account for testing, include the ``fxa_account`` fixture
name in your test method signature. This is a tuple with named properties for
the test account's ``email`` and ``password``. The following example shows how
this could be used with `Selenium`_ to sign into a website that uses Firefox
Accounts for authentication:

.. code-block:: python

def test_my_fxa_site(fxa_account, selenium):
selenium.find_element(By.ID, 'email').send_keys(
selenium.find_element(By.ID, 'password').send_keys(fxa_account.password)
selenium.find_element(By.ID, 'login').click()

The test account will be automatically destroyed when it's no longer needed.

Specifying an environment

By default all accounts will be created on the 'stage' environment. You can set
the ``FXA_ENV`` environment variable to target 'production' or 'stable'.
Alternatively, you can override the ``fxa_urls`` fixture to specify the URL for
you environment:

.. code-block:: python

def fxa_urls():
return {
'authentication': '',
'oauth': '',
'content': '',
'profile': '',
'token': ''}


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