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Best way to install chrome driver in you OS (python)

Tired of searching for chrome-driver installation files and setting it up in the path, Here is a solution for you.

ChromeDriverBinaryAuto:

Pre-requisite:

Installation:

pip install chromedriver-binary-auto

To redetect the required version and install the newest suitable chromedriver after the first installation simply reinstall the package using

pip install --upgrade --force-reinstall chromedriver-binary-auto

From GitHub:

pip install git+https://github.com/danielkaiser/python-chromedriver-binary.git#chromedriver-binary-auto

Usage:

Example:

from selenium import webdriver
import chromedriver_binary # Adds chromedriver binary to path

driver = webdriver.Chrome()
driver.get("http://www.python.org")
assert "Python" in driver.title

How it works:

This package installs a small shell script chromedriver-path to easily set and export the PATH variable:

$ export PATH=$PATH:`chromedriver-path`

Link to the package:

https://pypi.org/project/chromedriver-binary-auto/

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