appium-controller

Starts and stops appium in the background

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appium-controller
Starts and stops appium in the background programmatically. Runs on mac or windows.

Usage

From Node/JS

let appiumController = require('appium-controller')

//start appium with options
appiumController.startAppium({
  port:'4724'
  defaultCapabilities:'{"deviceName": "iPhone Simulator"}'
});

//or with default host:localhost, port:4723
appiumController.startAppium();

//shutdown with options
appiumController.stopAppium({
  port:'4724'
});

//or with default port:4723
appiumController.stopAppium();

From CLI

appium-controller --start
appium-controller --start -p 4724 --dc '{"deviceName": "iPhone Simulator"}'
appium-controller --stop
appium-controller --stop -p 4724

Run 'appium-controller --help' for full list of options.