Like any other automation, tool playwright needs prerequisites and requirements before it can be run in an environment.
The browser binaries work across three platforms Windows, macOS, and Linux.
- Windows: Works perfectly fine with windows 10 or above or on the windows subsystem for Linux.
- Mac OS: It needs 10.14 Mojave or above.
- Linux: Depending on the version of Linux, additional dependencies are needed to run the browsers. Only Ubuntu 18.04 and 20.04 are officially supported.