What is a chat?
Has char tried this Implement direct messages no chat room using phoenix channels the chrismccord way of communicating one on one conversation? You can start a chat in 2 ways: If the user is your contact, then under Contacts in left sidebar click on the username to open the chat.
Once you open the chat window, you can start conversing with the user by sending messages, files, making calls etc Blogs and docs talk only about rooms chat and is live view possible here? When you do that, all knowledge and techniques of implementing normal room chats carries over.
If the user is not your contact, then in the search bar enter the onee, select the user from the displayed list and hit Enter. I am trying to achieve this.