Andreas Tolfsen

Hello, I’m Andreas Tolfsen. I work on the underpinnings of the web platform, in particular on tooling and standards for interoperability and automation. This site curates some of the things I create.

Current projects

More projects at GitHub and on my git mirror.

Writing & presentations

Future of WebDriver presented at Selenium user groups in Belfast and Tel Aviv.

The case against visibility checks in WebDriver, positing that platform APIs to deal with hit-testing is necessary.

Thoughts on distributed bug tracking.


WebDriver update from TPAC 2017

TPAC this year marked the culmination of six years of hard work defining the WebDriver standard. Here I talk a little bit about the new features that is coming.

What is libexec?

libexec is a system directory meant for system daemons and utilities executed by other programs, but which are not intended to be executed directly by users.