Tony Arcieri edited this page Jul 18, 2015 · 20 revisions

Ruby API

  • Frequently Asked Questions: Have a question? Start here maybe!
  • Basic Usage: Simple, easy-to-use API for launching Reel directly from Ruby
  • Subclassing Reel::Server: Create your own HTTP server from a Reel::Server base (Advanced Usage)
  • Requests: Handling incoming requests and stream their request bodies
  • Responses: Sending responses back to clients, potentially streaming data in the process
  • WebSockets: Information for using Reel's native Websockets support
  • HTTPS: Transport Layer Encryption support


  • Spy: Snoop on traffic to Reel servers

Leveraging Celluloid

Rack Adapter

Webmachine Adapter

  • Webmachine Adapter: examples and usage for running Webmachine applications running on Reel