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I would like to build a small webapp with some i/o communication with the server via ajax.

Since I'm on a dreamhost shared server I already know that I cannot use node.js to build my app. But now, reading around the internet, I'm starting to suspect that I can also forget about websockets!!!

Am i right??


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According to this post you have to upgrade your DH server from shared to VPS or Dedicated to use WebSocket.

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yep, discovered already :/ – Bakaburg May 25 '14 at 16:31

Talk to your host. Only they can answer your question.

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