1. Daniel Pope
  2. webchat


Web Chat

This is a web-chat system built with nucleon, using HTTP long polling to transfer messages.

This system was built as a proof-of-concept to demonstrate message passing over Redis and prove that HTTP long polling could work reliably through miscellaneous proxies, load balancers etc.


  • nucleon
  • python-ldap for authentication


As with all nucleon apps, change to the relevant directory and run

$ nucleon start