Phonegap plugin which adds support for websockets under Android. The websocket client is based on Java-WebSocket.
- supports multiple protocols / drafts
- compatible with Phonegap 3.x and installable via PhoneGap (or Cordova) CLI.
- works well with socket.io and other WebSocket libraries.
- supports WSS
- supports binary data
- falls back to native WebSocket in KitKat
The older version of the plugin (PhoneGap 2.x.x) can be found here: https://github.com/mkuklis/phonegap-websocket/tree/phonegap-2.x.x
Inside your phonegap project:
cordova plugin add https://github.com/mkuklis/phonegap-websocket
Or using the phonegap CLI:
phonegap local plugin add https://github.com/mkuklis/phonegap-websocket
You can find demo based on this plugin and socket.io here:
If you plan to test it locally from your emulator please make sure to use
10.0.2.2 ip address when connecting to your local server.
If you plan to run it from your phone please make sure to update your
config.xml file and add your server's IP address to the
access tag (e.g.
<access origin="YOUR_IP_ADDRESS:YOUR_PORT" /> ) More information can be found here.
The MIT License