A simple chat server that handles simple WebSocket requests.
How to use
server.py. This starts the server and listens on port
8002. You can easily change the default port by editing the
PORT global inside of
index.html in a browser. Like the server, the default port is
8002. If you changed the default port, make sure to update the
port variable in
Enter a username in the browser. If all goes well, a simple chat window should be displayed. Open
index.html in another tab to test the chatting. If you would like to test chatting on another machine, edit the
host global variable in
app.js and point it to the machine on which the server is running.