Join Joseph LeBlanc for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a Drupal chatroom back-end, part of Node.js First Look (2012).
In the previous video, we added the front-end for a chat room in Drupal.…Now let's add the backend code so that Drupal users can talk to each other…through the chat room.…I've added two users to my Drupal installation; Tom and Joe.…I'll be logging in with these users when the chat room is ready.…Be sure to have at least two users in your Drupal installation.…I've also copied the chat room code from the exercise files onto the desktop;…package.json has dependencies, so let's install them.…
Now that our modules are installed, let's take a look at server.js.…We're requiring two new modules,…one called Drupal, and one called Cookie.…We'll be using them together to authenticate the cookie information against…the Drupal database.…Now let's connect to the Drupal database.…We're calling the connect method of the DB object in the Drupal module.…We need the host, user, password, and database for the MySQL database…where Drupal lives.…Let's go get that information now. I'm using XAMPP.…
So I'm going to go to Applications > XAMPP > htdocs > drupal > sites > default…
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