Netty: Using Handlers

April 21, 2009

Before I start, let me say that I am in no way affiliated with JBoss or Netty (although I may choose to submit future code as part of the open source community).  Therefore, all comments, code samples, etc are mine or a derivative of examples provided by Netty.   I apologize up front for any possible […]


Scalable NIO Servers – Part 4 – Protocol

April 20, 2009

Now that I have narrowed by server down to using JBoss Netty, it’s time to define protocols. This involves two things. First, we need to select the actual protocol itself and second, we need to define how to construct the handlers. Let’s start by defining the handlers. Netty is built upon the principle of handlers, […]