GRHttp - A native Ruby Generic HTTP and WebSocket server.

GRHttp's Websocket capabilities are designed for ease of use and utilization, as well as a low learning curve.

Since websockets required you to learn about the Javascript's websockets API, GRHttp followed on with the same spirit, utilizing known callback such as: #on_open, #on_message and #on_close, as well as new callbacks such as #on_broadcast.

To Do: Write a Websocket demo and short explanation


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rake false to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.