saucectl — the Sauce Labs test orchestrator CLI — to replay Chrome DevTools Recordings.
- Don't have a DevTools recording but want to try? Follow the steps below to use the Replay Demo Repo to build a sample project structure, working configuration file, and sample recording — get up and running in less than 10 minutes!
What You'll Need
- A Sauce Labs account (Log in or sign up for a free trial license)
- Your Sauce Labs Username and Access Key
- Node.js to use the NPM package manager
Step 1: Install
In a terminal shell, run the install command from your chosen
saucectl home directory.
npm install -g saucectl
Step 2: Link Your Sauce Labs Account
saucectl requires access to a valid Sauce Labs account.
saucectl detects your Sauce Labs credentials environment variables and prioritizes them over values in the
credentials.yml file when both are present. If you have set them, you may skip this step. Not sure if you have them set? Run the following command to check:
If a value is returned for both variables, they are set.
Enter your Sauce Labs username and access key at the prompts.
Step 3: Set up Your Replay Project
Clone the Replay Demo Repo to get a project structure, configuration file, and sample recording. Use the command below that is applicable to your GitHub setup.
git clone https://github.com/saucelabs/saucectl-replay-example.git
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:saucelabs/saucectl-replay-example.git
Step 4: Replay Recordings
Navigate to the root of the Replay project you just cloned, then use the
run command to replay the sample recording included with the
The results are available immediately following job completion in your Sauce Labs Dashboard.
Step 5: Roll Your Own
Ready to create your own recordings? Follow this tutorial and export your DevTools Recording to JSON.