Thanks Andrew,


On Monday, October 17, 2016 at 1:27:53 AM UTC+8, Andrew Godwin wrote:
> Hi Amirtpal,
> a) You would use WebSockets for this purpose. I can't give a summary of 
> how they work here - there's plenty of documentation out there about them - 
> but they tunnel over HTTP(S) and provide bidirectional communication.
> b) If the firewall is just limiting ports, then yes. If there's a weird 
> proxy that's capturing all traffic and redirecting it, though, it may block 
> WebSockets.
> c) I'm not sure what sort of producer and consumer you're talking about, 
> but if you read the documentation you'll see that we call the code that 
> handles messages on channels consumers. Producer makes no sense as a 
> standalone as it's a bidirectional thing not a work queue.
> d) There are some examples at 
>, but they're not 
> something you can just drop into production; channels is a framework for 
> you to build an application on top of, you'll have to write your own Python 
> and Javascript around it.
> Andrew
> On Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 9:43:36 AM UTC-7, Amirtpal wrote:
>> Hi Django folks,
>> Just a couple of questions on using Django Channels
>> a) Assuming I have remote and distributed clients(e.g. custom code 
>> deployed inside web applications) and I need that to maintain an asynch 
>> flow over https to our backend django server in the cloud,
>> how could I use Django Channels for this above use case ? 
>> b) If these clients are running inside web applications behind a firewall 
>> and the only outbound communication is over 80 and 443 via https would 
>> websockets still work ?
>> c) Is there a concept of a producer and consumer in django channels ?
>> d) Any sample code that could be included in remote web applications in 
>> order to to enable them to communicate in real time via asyn flow with a 
>> cloud hosted django server ?
>> Thanks and appreciate your reply.
>> -Amirtpal

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