[erlang-questions] web sockets almost working ....

Hynek Vychodil <>
Thu Dec 10 17:39:15 CET 2009


I have read it's specification and payload of currently defined frames
must be valid utf-8. It is little bit annoying. I would like fill
frames with BERT or UFB. Implement BERT-RPC or UBF-RPC sounds great
for me. Implementation of BERT or UBF in V8 should be considerable
fast.

On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 5:17 PM, Senthilkumar Peelikkampatti
<> wrote:
> Perfect. Inherent nature of the Erlang (message passing and its
> concurrency handling) is perfect fit for Websocket. Json would have
> been easy without resorting to json modules if it is available as BIF
> in erlang as you suggested earlier somewhere, nontheless it is not big
> deal to provide json capability and we will certainly do it.
> Thanks Joe.
>
> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 10:08 AM, Joe Armstrong <> wrote:
>> Brilliant - the race is on  - then add a json/erlang term format
>> abstartionn layer on top
>> of the raw socket interface.
>>
>> Another group should do an in-line chat engine
>>
>> Use a DHT for the users and we could make an infinitly scabale IRC engine :-)
>>
>> /Joe
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 5:01 PM, Senthilkumar Peelikkampatti
>> <> wrote:
>>>  Joe,
>>>     Thanks for heads up. We are working on websocket and repository
>>>  is setup at http://github.com/sendtopms/erlwebsockserver. Initial
>>>  target is Mochiweb and we are planning for supporting other app
>>>  servers like inet and yaws.
>>>
>>> --Senthil
>>>
>>> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 9:55 AM, Max Lapshin <> wrote:
>>>> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 6:51 PM, Dmitry Belyaev <> wrote:
>>>>> If this feature worked through HTTP then server side would have to
>>>>> extract message from HTTP packet. In example shown there was no games
>>>>> with HTTP.
>>>>>
>>>>> What about proxy servers, I hope they will be redesigned to let WS work.
>>>>
>>>> Look, from server point of view, there is no difference between comet
>>>> and web socket.
>>>> Differs only the common time of being connected.
>>>>
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>>>
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>
>
>
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> Senthilkumar Peelikkampatti,
> http://pmsenthilkumar.blogspot.com/
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