[Icecast-dev] Segfaults in Icecast 2.0.2

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Mon Oct 25 15:22:10 PDT 2004

On Mon, 2004-10-25 at 23:14, Myke Place wrote:
> Hello,
> Using Icecast version 2.0.2, I'm seeing segfaults when I connect a
> particular encoder to the stream. I already have three encoders
> connected, serving six streams without a problem, but adding the seventh
> stream crashes Icecast everytime after a period of ten to thirty
> seconds. All but one of the encoders are Darkice encoders and the
> encoder which crashes Icecast is also Darkice. So far, I've tried rasing
> the number of threads to 10, but the same behavior occurs. 
> What sort of information can I provide to the developers to help to 
> diagnose this problem? I'd be happy to run backtraces or whatever is 
> needed, so long as somebody can tell me what they're looking for.

if it is reproducible then build a debug version of icecast and get a
core file to so that a backtrace can be retrieved. That should be the
first thing to check for.


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