open URL in the current tab

Boris FELD lothiraldan at
Mon Dec 10 23:43:50 CET 2012

Don't think that it's possible with webbrowser, you should try with Selenium.

For example with sst (Simple Selenium Test), it open url in current
tab or create a new one if no one exists:

from sst.actions import *

2012/12/10 Jabba Laci <jabba.laci at>:
> Hi,
> With the webbrowser module you can open a URL in a new tab. But how
> could I tell Firefox from Python to open a URL in the _current_ tab?
> Thanks,
> Laszlo
> --

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