tokio-tungstenite 0.5.1

Tokio binding for Tungstenite, the Lightweight stream-based WebSocket implementation


Asynchronous WebSockets for Tokio stack.

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First, you need to add this in your Cargo.toml:

tokio-tungstenite = "*"

Next, add this to your crate:

extern crate tokio_tungstenite;

Take a look at the examples/ directory for client and server examples. You may also want to get familiar with tokio if you don't have any experience with it.

What is tokio-tungstenite?

This crate is based on tungstenite-rs Rust WebSocket library and provides tokio bindings and wrappers for it, so you can use it with non-blocking/asynchronous TcpStreams from and couple it together with other crates from tokio stack.