[erlang-questions] chat server in erlang

Ludovic Coquelle <>
Tue Dec 12 10:57:56 CET 2006


Hi,
Just as reminder, the example of "concurrency programming" part in
"getting start with Erlang" documentation is about a chat server (it's
an Erlang example, not an OTP application).
http://www.erlang.se/doc/doc-5.5.2/doc/getting_started/part_frame.html

On 12/12/06, Siddharth Pareek <> wrote:
>
>
> Hi ,
>       I have an existing Erlang Server . In it i have to add one more
> feature that is of a chatting server . What that code must be doing is that
> it should be accessed by an administrator who will be chatting with its
> users and vice - versa. So one thing is for sure that the chat server must
> be in Erlang language only. I hope I am clear If anyone is still not clear
> then please do let me know. I will make it sure that I make my point clear
> as and when I receive your request .
>
>
> Thanks and Regards,
> Siddharth Pareek
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Mickaël Rémond
> To: Siddharth Pareek
> Cc: Erlang
> Sent: Tuesday, December 12, 2006 1:19 PM
> Subject: Re: [erlang-questions] chat server in erlang
>
> Hello,
>
>
>
> Le 12 déc. 06 à 08:06, Siddharth Pareek a écrit :
>
>
>  hi,
>        I have to write a chat server in erlang. Do any one have an idea or
> has done this work before so that I can get guidance related to it.
>
>
> Depending on what you want to achieve you have several approach:
>
>
> - If you need a chat server for your work, that rely on standards, maybe you
> could just simply reuse an existing one like ejabberd:
> http://www.process-one.net/en/projects/ejabberd/
>
>
> - If you want to write a chat server for learning or if you do not need to
> support standards, you could simply write a chat client in pure Erlang based
> on message passing mechanisms.
>
>
> I hope this helps,
>
>
> --
> Mickaël Rémond
>  http://www.process-one.net/
>
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