Server Sent Events Demo
Slides can be found here.
Running this Project
The following instructions assume Mac OS / Linux system with Python installed (to provide a simple web server).
Get the Code using a Terminal Window
git clone https://github.com/simonprickett/server-sent-events-demo.git cd server-sent-events-demo
Start the Server in a Terminal Window
cd src/server npm install npm start
Start the Client in another Terminal Window
cd src/client python -m SimpleHTTPServer
Then point a browser at
- MDN Server Sent Events Guide
- HTML 5 Rocks Tutorial
- O'Reilly High Performance Browser Networking SSE page
- Data source for cat facts
- Server Sent Events aren't implemented in MS Edge and are currently "under consideration"... read more and vote here