[TYPO3-english] TYPO3 and Websockets

Marco Behnke marco.behnke at innogames.de
Tue Mar 12 08:54:28 CET 2013

Am 11.03.2013 19:21, schrieb Viktor Livakivskyi:
> Hi, List.
> We're building an application, which requires communication from server to
> client and therefore it was decided to try out Websockets, which in theory
> fulfills our needs best. A basic websocket server, that listens to port
> 8080 and communicates with outer world, was created (using Ratchet [1]).
> But here comes a problem, that we can't solve: we need an
> existing $GLOBALS['TSFE']->fe_user object to send personalized messages to
> a user, as well as would be nce to use the power of TYPO3 localization,
> and, probably other features from API. Is there a way to invoke TYPO3
> engine and re-create environment, as if it is usual HTTP request, or we
> need to build initialization from scratch, duplicating index.php and
> index_ts.php of TYPO3?

Can't you dispatch to typo3server with an eID call to get the data 
needed? The session cookie must be sent with the websocket request and 
dispatched as well to get the session.

I am not into websockets, this is just an idea.

> [1] http://socketo.me/
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