Qt WebChannel ChatServer Example
Running the Example
Implementing a Chat Server
The server provides a basic
login method (username only, no passwords), which must be successfully invoked before a client is able to chat. After login, a client can invoke the method
sendMessage and receive the signal
newMessage to write and receive messages. Furthermore, there is a
userList property which provides the names of all other connected clients. Additionally the server sends a
keepAlive signal periodically to all clients. The clients have to respond to this signal, otherwise the client will be removed from the
Because this is a plain server application, separate clients are needed to interact with it. Qt WebChannel ChatClient QML Example and Qt WebChannel ChatClient HTML Example are client implementations compatible with this server.
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