A small cozy web chat app, like paper cups and a string back in the days. Usually surrounded by lots of French chatter…
Is it a replacement for some of the hosted solutions? No, it’s meant as a minimalistic application that can be hosted on your own server when that’s absolutely necessary.
The vendored Rails is a git submodule, get it with:
$ git submodule update --init
$ rake db:create:all $ rake db:migrate
Add some development data:
$ rake db:fixtures:load
And it’s ready to be served.
If you want to bookmark the application’s URL in Safari, be sure to bookmark /session/new, not a room URL. This is because Safari will maintain the name given to the bookmark as the tab’s title even when it’s updated with new messages count.
hate it hate it hate it (anonymous smurf)