gwsocket uses a standard practice for its versioning: major.minor.

Here you can find the sources, pre compiled 'binaries' and further additional information about gwsocket.


gwsocket 0.4 is a release that adds the ability for the websocket server to bind on unix-domain sockets. Also replaced select(2) with poll(2). Fixes several issues and more.

For the complete list of new features, please see the ChangeLog below.


If you would like to be on top of all the changes occuring to gwsocket, feel free to use the GitHub master branch and build from it.

This is where all the development goes. If you already have Git installed, you can get the latest development version via Git.


Installing gwsocket is pretty easy. Just download, extract and compile it with:

					$ wget
					$ tar -xzvf gwsocket-0.4.tar.gz
					$ cd gwsocket-0.4/
					$ ./configure
					$ make
					# make install
Note: No dependencies needed. How nice is that? :), well you need gcc, make, etc.

Build from GitHub

					$ git clone
					$ cd gwsocket
					$ autoreconf -fiv
					$ ./configure
					$ make
					# make install