Today, we will discuss the WaterSpout. This web server can process websockets queries, allowing communicating in the real time between a server and browser using websockets or long polling. It is written in PHP.
First of all, it verifies whether supports websockets (these are Chrome, Opera and FF, if they are included), if not, we should not worry, because the long polling will be used.
These are benefits of this technology: the instant message delivery and high performance. It is tested in Chrome, FF, IE6 +.
Here is a demo.
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