Personal Push Notification Server
JavaScript
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Thai's personal push notification server written in Node.js. A combination of:

The Components

Overview

It consists of several components:

The Server

  • lets the client send a notification to the server
  • publish the latest notification ID through a zeromq pubsub socket.
  • lets subscribers get the notification data through an HTTP api.

The Client

  • encrypts the notification message and post it to the server

The CLI

  • a command line interface to the client. lets user type pushnot app_name message to send a push notification, for use in shell scripts.

The Subscriber

  • a zephyros script that subscribes to new notification messages and display an alert and send to growl.

Getting Started

Read the blog post for how to install.