Watir 1.7.0 Released

Hello and Happy New Year to everyone!

This year's first Watir is here - version 1.7.0!

Install it with:

  gem install watir

Linux/OS X:
  gem install firewatir


=== IE improvements

* Fixed Watir::IE#close_all to close all IE windows, even the ones
with tabs. Closes http://jira.openqa.org/browse/WTR-463 (Jarmo
* IE#wait waits now again until browser has a state of
READYSTATE_COMPLETE due to strange timing issues. Closes
http://jira.openqa.org/browse/WTR-466 (Jarmo Pertman)
* Added CSS3 selectors with usage like browser.text_field(:css =>
"input[name='text1']") (Jonas Tingeborn)
* Updated bundled version of AutoIt to Closes
http://jira.openqa.org/browse/WTR-440 (Jarmo Pertman)

=== Firefox improvements

* Fixed Element#exists? for cases where nested elements were used for
locating (Alok Menghrajani)
* Ignore uppercase tags in XHTML when searching for elements (Alok

=== General improvements

* Return Element#id correctly when using Element#when_present and
friends methods. Closes http://jira.openqa.org/browse/WTR-469 (Jarmo

Whole Changelog is available at http://github.com/bret/watir/compare/v1.6.7...v1.7.0

Watir Development Team