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Re: WebSocket custom port name as in JavaScript websockets

From: Dan Fandrich via curl-library <>
Date: Thu, 25 May 2023 10:22:29 -0700

On Thu, May 25, 2023 at 05:23:58PM +0200, Johny Bravo via curl-library wrote:
> I have tried websocket API, but I cannot get it working and receive message.
> If I use the ws in JavaScript, I have:
> var socket = new WebSocket( "wss://some_url", "example");
> However, I dont know, how to set "example" port in libCURL API. I have tried

It sounds like you're trying to use libcurl to talk to a browser. My
understanding is that this will never work, because WebSockets is for
peer-to-server communication and not peer-to-peer and libcurl provides only
a client WebSockets implementation, like a browser does.

Received on 2023-05-25