[Icecast-dev] Question about buffering with icecast protocol
karl at xiph.org
Mon Jan 14 10:07:25 PST 2008
Geoff Shang wrote:
> This raises a question I've been meaning to ask for awhile. Is there
> any reason why we have both burst on connect and burst size?
> Compatibility with older versions? The burst size parameter would seem
> to be sufficient if setting it to 0 disables it.
The burst on connect was introduced as a setting in an earlier queuing
implementation. As you have already mentioned, it was not that
configurable so these days it's just an alias for burst-size of 64k if
enabled and 0 if not.
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