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var app = require('express').createServer()
var io = require('socket.io').listen(app);
app.listen(8080);
// routing
app.get('/', function (req, res) {
res.sendfile(__dirname + '/index.html');
});
// usernames which are currently connected to the chat
var usernames = {};
// rooms which are currently available in chat
var rooms = ['room1','room2','room3'];
io.sockets.on('connection', function (socket) {
// when the client emits 'adduser', this listens and executes
socket.on('adduser', function(username){
// store the username in the socket session for this client
socket.username = username;
// store the room name in the socket session for this client
socket.room = 'room1';
// add the client's username to the global list
usernames[username] = username;
// send client to room 1
socket.join('room1');
// echo to client they've connected
socket.emit('updatechat', 'SERVER', 'you have connected to room1');
// echo to room 1 that a person has connected to their room
socket.broadcast.to('room1').emit('updatechat', 'SERVER', username + ' has connected to this room');
socket.emit('updaterooms', rooms, 'room1');
});
// when the client emits 'sendchat', this listens and executes
socket.on('sendchat', function (data) {
// we tell the client to execute 'updatechat' with 2 parameters
io.sockets.in(socket.room).emit('updatechat', socket.username, data);
});
socket.on('switchRoom', function(newroom){
// leave the current room (stored in session)
socket.leave(socket.room);
// join new room, received as function parameter
socket.join(newroom);
socket.emit('updatechat', 'SERVER', 'you have connected to '+ newroom);
// sent message to OLD room
socket.broadcast.to(socket.room).emit('updatechat', 'SERVER', socket.username+' has left this room');
// update socket session room title
socket.room = newroom;
socket.broadcast.to(newroom).emit('updatechat', 'SERVER', socket.username+' has joined this room');
socket.emit('updaterooms', rooms, newroom);
});
// when the user disconnects.. perform this
socket.on('disconnect', function(){
// remove the username from global usernames list
delete usernames[socket.username];
// update list of users in chat, client-side
io.sockets.emit('updateusers', usernames);
// echo globally that this client has left
socket.broadcast.emit('updatechat', 'SERVER', socket.username + ' has disconnected');
socket.leave(socket.room);
});
});
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