[Icecast-dev] patch for icecast-2.2.0 to add client maxtime
siggi at radiofreaks.org
Mon Jan 17 02:06:01 PST 2005
sorry I forgot to mention:
> This sounds good, and I will be trying it. I just wondered could this
> timer be applied per connection or is it global per mount point (
> sorry havent had chance to look at the diff yet ).
I tried to add the code so that it also could be defined per mount
point but I didn't test this out. But of course this makes much more
sense than just a global definition.
If someone tries this please report.
> Also, which maybe something beyond your original idea, there is the
> per connecion authentication system ( see archives ) and wondered if
> that could pass back a tag and the timer ?
I don't use this feature and don't know anything about it but I think
surely one can add such a thing but not me ;-)
> Sorry to come at you ... just been looking for this for some time.
> On Mon, 17 Jan 2005, Siegfried Wagner wrote:
>> I wrote a little patch for the stable version (also works for the svn
>> version) to add a new configuration parameter called
>> With this you can set a maximum connection time limit for a connected
>> client so that you can disallow continuous listening.
>> When the listening time exceeds the client connection will
>> automatically be dropped.
>> By default this feature is disabled (set to 0).
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