[Icecast-dev] Question about buffering with icecast protocol

Thomas B. Ruecker dm8tbr at afthd.tu-darmstadt.de
Tue Jan 15 02:44:57 PST 2008

Karl Heyes schrieb:
> 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.
One could say then that this is deprecated? Can we drop this from the 
example config in trunk so we don't confuse people?



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